2018 Conference Schedule

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Morning Sessions

Data Utilization for Decision Making and Continuous Quality Improvement

Date: 07/11/2018 8:15-11:45 a.m.
History: New
Experience: All (All levels of experience)
Advanced Preparation: None
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Applicable Audience: CEO/Executive Director
HS/EHS Director/Manager
HS/EHS Program Staff
Program Director/Manager
Quality Improvement Leaders
Tracks: Head Start/Early Head Start
Type: Full
Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
CPE Credits: 3.5
Trainers: Tammy Jelinek , Andy Krugly (Chicago Commons)
Applicable Audience:
CEO/Executive Director
HS/EHS Director/Manager
HS/EHS Program Staff
Program Director/Manager
Quality Improvement Leaders
Learning Objectives:
1. Discuss the different types of data available in an HS/EHS program.
2. Explore the data utilization cycle.
3. Engage in a data dialog.
4. Create an action plan based on a data set.
Session Description:
Head Start/Early Head Start programs are required to use data for decision making in all programmatic areas as well as the Self-Assessment. This session will be an introduction to data utilization for programatic decision making. This interactive session will focus on different types of data, the data utilization cycle, data dialogs, and action planning. The session will conclude with a case study on how data was used to significantly increase the CLASS scores for one agency.