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IDEA: Special Education Parent Information Centers - FY 2006


CFDA Number: 84.328 - Special Education Parent Information Centers

Program Goal: To provide training and information to parents of infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.

Objective 1 of 4: Improve the quality of parent training and information projects.
Indicator 1.1 of 1: HIGH QUALITY MATERIALS: The percentage of materials used by PTI projects that are deemed to be of high quality.
 
Measure 1.1.1 of 1: The percentage of materials used by PTI projects that are deemed to be of high quality.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2005
 
999

Source: Expert panel.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: The FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline.
 
Objective 2 of 4: PTI products and services will be used to improve results for infants, toddlers, children and youth with disabilities.
Indicator 2.1 of 3: RELEVANCE: The percentage of products and services deemed to be of high relevance to educational and early intervention policy or practice by an independent review panel of qualified members of the PTI target audiences.
 
Measure 2.1.1 of 1: The percentage of products and services deemed to be of high relevance.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2005
 
999

Source: Expert panel.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: FY 2005 target is to establish a baseline.
 
Indicator 2.2 of 3: USEFULNESS: The percentage of all products and services deemed to be useful by target audiences to improve educational or early intervention policy or practice.
 
Measure 2.2.1 of 1: The percentage of all products and services used by target audiences.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2006
 
999

Source: Sample of recipients of products and services.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2006
 
Explanation: The FY 2006 target is to establish a baseline.
 
Indicator 2.3 of 3: COST PER OUTPUT: The cost per output, by category, weighted by the expert panel quality rating.
 
Measure 2.3.1 of 1: The cost per output, by category, weighted by the expert panel quality rating.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2006
 
999

Source: Panel of experts.

Frequency: Annually.

Next Data Available: August 2007
 
Explanation: The FY 2006 target is to establish a baseline for this new efficiency measure.
 
Objective 3 of 4: Parents served by PTI investments will be able to advocate for scientifically- or evidenced-based practices for their child. (Long-term objective. Target areas: assessment; literacy; behavior; instructional strategies; early intervention; and inclusive practices)
Indicator 3.1 of 1: PARENTS PROMOTE PRACTICES: The percentage of parents receiving PTI services who promote scientifically- or evidence-based practices for their infants, toddlers, children and youth.
 
Measure 3.1.1 of 1: The percentage of parents receiving PTI services who promote scientifically- or evidence-based practices for their infants, toddlers, children and youth.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
- No Data -

Source: Survey of parents.

Frequency: Other.

Next Data Available: August 2006
Survey of a sample of recipients of information and services. Data for this long-term measure will be collected every 2-3 years.
 
Explanation: The FY 2005 data will establish the baseline.
 
Objective 4 of 4: Parents served by PTI investments will be knowledgeable about their IDEA rights and responsibilities. (Long-term objective. Target areas: assessment: literacy; behavior; instructional strategies; early intervention; and inclusive practices)
Indicator 4.1 of 1: KNOWLEDGEABLE PARENTS: The percentage of parents receiving PTI services who report enhanced knowledge of IDEA rights and responsibilities.
 
Measure 4.1.1 of 1: The percentage of parents receiving PTI services who report enhanced knowledge of IDEA rights and responsibilities.
Year Actual Performance Performance Targets
2006
 
999

Source: Survey of parents.

Next Data Available: August 2007
 
Explanation: FY 2006 target is to establish a baseline.
 


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Last Modified: 01/20/2006