Strategic Plan

Strategy 1.5

Measure the effectiveness and impact of early childhood care and education services over time and use this information to improve outcomes for children.

1.5.1   Review the necessity and value of data collection, sharing, reporting, and evaluation requirements across state agencies and funding streams. Adjust and align approaches to reduce burden and drive collective impact.
State agency led tactic.

1.5.2   Use unduplicated counts of children and families receiving services across the early childhood care and education system to guide decision-making, including where to allocate resources at the regional, county, and/or community level to meet the
identified need.
State agency led tactic.Statewide and community-level partnerships.

1.5.3   Develop shared early childhood care and education indicators related to healthy development, early learning, and strong families. Report on the indicators on an annual basis to identify trends and monitor quality, equity, and effectiveness.
State agency led tactic.Statewide and community-level partnerships.