IDEA Accountability/RDA/SSIP

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(Published 2014, March) | Useful to Parent Centers and SSP staff involved in SSIP work and the implementation of evidence-based practices for systems change Implementation science is the study of the processes needed to bring new practices into widespread use. These recommendations and process described in this guide are based on findings from implementation science. […]

This 5-page guide from the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR) has been developed for Parent Centers. The guide (in PDF) gives an overview of results-driven accountability (RDA); what RDA means for States, Parent Centers, and children with disabilities; why Parent Centers are important stakeholders in the RDA processes, including the State Systemic Improvement […]

This 5-page guide from the Center for Parent Information and Resources (CPIR) has been adapted from CPIR’s original RDA guide for Parent Centers so that it can be used by parent leaders and advocates. The guide gives an overview of results-driven accountability (RDA); what RDA means for States, parent leaders, advocates, and children with disabilities; […]

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) offers this Results-Driven Accountability (RDA) web page and associated RDA Comments page. OSEP is currently rethinking its accountability system in order to shift the balance from a system focused primarily on compliance to one that puts more emphasis on results. OSEP believes it is critical that their […]

Links updated, April 2017 A handout to accompany CPIR’s webinar on Supporting Behavior of Students with Disabilities Listen to the webinar This handout has been designed to support OSEP’s 16-page Dear Colleague Letter on Supporting Behavior of Students with Disabilities, released on August 1, 2016. OSEP also released a 2-page summary of that letter for stakeholders. We’ve […]

Adventures in Results-Driven Accountability A webinar for the Parent Center Network Listen to the webinar View | download the Powerpoint presentation View | download the handouts   Webinar Date: June 17, 2014 Host: Center for Parent Information and Resources Presenters: Lisa Küpper, CPIR Barb Buswell, Region 5 PTAC Jan Serak, Region 4 PTAC PowerPoint Presentation […]

(Published 2104) Useful to Parent Centers in supporting their work with States as they develop their State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) to improve outcomes for students with disabilities. Parent Centers can play an influential role in bringing the parent voice to their State’s activities related to improving results for children with disabilities. Results-driven accountability—RDA, for […]

OSEP has created State Profile pages that include the state’s most recent SPP/APR and OSEP’s response, including: any required actions; a State data profile; a link to the current determination letter; the State’s Results Driven Accountability determination matrix; and other related documents. Find your state’s Profile Pages for Part C: https://osep.grads360.org/#program/idea-part-c-profiles Find your state’s Profile Pages […]

This resource page from the U.S. Department of Education offers states’ 2014 (and prior to 2014) state determinations under IDEA and educational outcomes for students with disabilities. You’ll find determination letters for each state’s performance under both Part C (early childhood) and Part B (school age), and more. It also includes the 2015 SPP/APR and State Determination […]

Presentation slides from a September 26, 2013 overview of Results Driven Accountability (RDA). The overview focuses on the general principles that guide the development of RDA and the current information on the development of a Systemic State Improvement Plan (SSIP) that will be part of the Annual Performance Reports (APR) that all States must submit […]