Apr 2, 2014
Some features of the Federal Maternal, Infant, and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) program raise the likelihood that it will make the anticipated difference and produce the best results possible for at-risk families.
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Testimony presented before the Council of the District of Columbia, Committee of the Whole on February 16, 2012.
Testimony presented by Anita Chandra before the House Armed Services Committee, Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Testimony presented before the California State Assembly Subcommittee on Education.
Testimony presented to the California Little Hoover Commission.
Testimony presented to the Oregon State Senate and House Judiciary Committees.
Testimony presented before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions field hearing.
Testimony presented before the Subcommittee on 21st Century Competitiveness, Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives.
Testimony presented to the California State Assembly Select Committee on School Safety.
Testimony presented at a hearing of the California State Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 1 on Health and Human Services.
Testimony presented at a hearing of the California State Senate Committee on Health and Human Services.
Assesses the effectiveness of correctional education for both incarcerated adults and juveniles, presents the results of a survey of U.S. state correctional education directors, and offers recommendations for improving correctional education.
Describes the Getting To Outcomes® for Home Visiting manual, a ten-step guide for planning, implementing, and evaluating home visiting programs aimed at improving outcomes for families with young children.
The Helping Families Raise Healthy Children initiative addressed depression among parents of children with early childhood developmental delays, aligning the early intervention and behavioral health systems with a focus on relationship-based care.
Offers recommendations for improving the education and training of California's early childhood workforce.
With regard to Army families, the study examines the effects of long and frequent parental deployments on children’s academic performance as well as their emotional and behavioral well-being in the school setting.