On this project we provided support to the Results for Development Institute in developing an appropriate evaluation design for the Roma parenting program evaluation sponsored by the Open Society Foundations.
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Mathematica evaluates programs designed to improve the well-being of young children and their families, particularly those at greatest risk in our society. The projects reviewed here illustrate the diversity of themes we address, the range of clients we serve, and the breadth of our early childhood and family research. Read more about our work in the early childhood area.
Evaluation of the Roma Parenting Support Projects in Serbia
Soma Umenye, Literacy Enhanced Across Rwanda Now
The Soma Umenye program, formerly known as Literacy Enhanced Across Rwanda Now (LEARN), aims to improve local language reading skills of children in the first three years of primary school. It is being implemented in all public and public-assisted primary schools in Rwanda in three phases.
Emily Sama-Miller specializes in implementation evaluation, analysis of administrative data for human services programs, and evidence reviews.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
- The Evolution of SNAP Modernization Initiatives in Five States
- Performance Measurement for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Modernization Initiatives
- Early Childhood
- Family Support
- Systematic Evidence Reviews
- Nutrition and Food Assistance Programs
- Early Childhood Systems
- TANF and Employment Issues
live in a household in which the primary language spoken to them is not English.