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We help states build capacity to collect, report, analyze, and use accurate IDEA Part B data.

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New IDC Resource—Graduation Rate (Indicator 1) and Dropout Rate (Indicator 2) Calculator

This tool caluclates graduation and dropout rates using the 618 Exiting data, as OSEP will require...

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Looking at Data in New Ways: Supporting State and Local Staff in Root Cause Analysis Work

As they engaged their local staff in data PLC, HIDOE staff reached out to IDC for consultation about...

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New IDC Resource—LEA EDFacts Edit Check Tools

The LEA EDFacts edit check tools allow states to identify potential business rule errors or errors...

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New IDC Resource—Parent Involvement Data: How to Measure and Improve Representativeness for Indicator B8

Parent Involvement Data: How to Measure and Improve Representativeness for Indicator B8 provides...

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New IDC 618 Data Collection Calendar

The 618 Data Collection Calendar outlines monthly tasks for 618 data collection reports to help...

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Updated IDC EDFacts IDEA Discipline Data Infographic

The EDFacts IDEA Discipline Data Infographic provides basic information about the EDFacts file...

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Data Managers Collection

This collection provides direct access to resources and links that are regularly updated to meet the specific needs of data managers.

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My favorite part of working with states is becoming immersed in the context that is unique to each individual state, including getting to know its people and developing lasting relationships. These relationships form the foundation of successful work in pursuit of high-quality IDEA data.

— Hadley Moore
IDC State Liaison
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Access Public IDEA Data

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Interactive Public Reporting Engine

This tool provides an interactive way for states to meet federally mandated IDEA data public reporting requirements.

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