Personnel Development Program Data Collection System

Project Case Study
The Challenge

The Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) needs to understand trends in Personnel Development Program grantees, scholars’ service fulfillment, and whether or not grantees are increasing the number of qualified personnel in the field of special education.

The Client

Office of Special Education Programs, U.S. Department of Education

What We Did

AnLar’s research team analyzes data to help OSEP improve the program. Our team produces annual reports based on existing performance measures and identifies new potential measures. We describe trends in scholar characteristics, prior educational and employment history, participation in grant supported training, employment status during training, and program completion.

Skills Used
  • Data management
  • Data analysis
  • Annual reporting
  • Summary statistics
  • Trend analysis
Service Areas

Research and Policy Analysis