Early Childhood Longitudinal Study-Kindergarten Cohort-Phase II
The National Center for Education Statistics plans to conduct the base year and first follow up waves of the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study beginning in fall of 1998. Data will be collected twice in the base year, fall kindergarten and spring kindergarten. First follow up data is scheduled to be collect in the spring of first grade. A national sample of 23,000 kindergartners attending approximately 1,000 schools will be selected to participate in the study. The design includes direct child assessments, parent, teacher, and school administrator components.
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