RAPTER™ is a modular system that can support evaluation projects ranging from a simple random assignment site to a full-fledged case management and participant tracking system.
This brief discusses the capacity strategy associated with "The Framework to End Youth Homelessness: A Resource Text for Dialogue and Action," (USICH, 2013) (herafter referred to as the “Framework”) and how the strategy was implemented by YARH Phase I grantees
The Healthy Harlem program, which is focused on improving health, nutrition, and physical fitness among children enrolled in the Harlem Children’s Zone, had positive impacts on students’ nutrition knowledge, self-efficacy, fitness, and body mass index (BMI).
This brief illustrates how state vocational rehabilitation (VR) agencies can use performance management tools and processes to leverage their data systems to improve their programs.
This fact sheet summarizes Nutrition Services Program participants’ characteristics and impressions of the program and the program’s impact on participants’ food security, socialization, and diet quality.
Mathematica’s National Study of the Effectiveness of Educational Technology Interventions was a rigorous evaluation of the efficacy of technology applications designed to improve student learning in math and reading in grades K-12.
The Office of Disability Employment Policy has a strong interest in advancing policies and programs that promote positive stay-at-work/return-to-work (SAW/RTW) outcomes for workers who experience a chronic illness, disability, or medical condition.
The Money Follows the Person Demonstration is a federal initiative to help states reduce their reliance on institutional care for people needing long-term care, and expand options for elderly people and individuals with disabilities to receive care in the community.
This study looks at whether focused activities and increased coordination between the public workforce system and local correctional facilities prior to release may substantially improve employment outcomes for former inmates.
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Predictors of Long-Term Recovery in Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa: Data from a 22-Year Longitudinal Study
The objective of this study was to investigate predictors of long-term recovery from eating disorders 22 years after entry into a longitudinal study.
Using the Health and Retirement Study for Disability Policy Research: A Review
This article highlights key information collected from Health and Retirement Study (HRS) respondents that benefits disability policy research and the body of knowledge that has resulted from this information.
Asymdystopia: The Threat of Small Biases in Evaluations of Education Interventions that Need to be Powered to Detect Small Impacts
The authors examine the potential for small biases to increase the risk of making false inferences as studies are powered to detect smaller impacts and recommend strategies researchers can use to avoid or mitigate these biases.
Crowdsourcing Samples in Cognitive Science
Crowdsourcing data collection from research participants recruited from online labor markets is now common in cognitive science.