Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

Outcomes Measurement: Family Outcomes Data Use

SSIP Family Outcomes Templates

  • DOC: SSIP Family Outcomes Broad Data Analysis Template (July, 2014) compares data on family outcomes in the state to national data, across years, within the state, and across programs within the state. Uses data from current APR reporting.
  • DOC: SSIP Family Outcomes Subgroup Analysis Template (July, 2014) provides states with table shells for subgroup analyses that have proven useful in understanding predictors of family outcomes. These shells are suggestions and should be tailored to fit the appropriate categories for your state.

FOS Analysis Guide

  • DOC: FOS Analysis Guide (updated September, 2014) a guidance document on analyzing data using the original Family Outcomes Survey (FOS).

Additional Resources

  • IDEAs that Work: Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education

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