ERIC Number: ED446840
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Sep-15
Reference Count: N/A
Birth to 3. Annual Report (October 1, 1997-September 30, 1998).
Wisconsin State Dept. of Health and Family Services, Madison.
The Wisconsin Birth to 3 Program is a comprehensive, statewide system of community-based, family-centered services for young children and their families. This annual report of the Governor's Birth to 3 Interagency Coordinating Council details activities of the Wisconsin Birth to 3 Program for the period October 1, 1997 through September 30, 1998 and presents program evaluation information at the state and local level. Section 1 of the report presents the guiding principles directing planning and program decisions of the state's early intervention system and briefly describes the system and its organization. Section 2 presents highlights of the Birth to 3 Program activities, including the Self-Study Report in preparation for a monitoring visit from the U.S. Department of Education, local program reviews, Wisconsin's Birth to 3 Mediation System, child count data, and personnel development and training. Section 3 of the report focuses on the activities of Wisconsin's Interagency Coordinating Council, including strategic planning, the council structure, new council members, and community forums. (KB)
Descriptors: Annual Reports, Early Intervention, Family Programs, Infants, Program Descriptions, Program Evaluation, Self Evaluation (Groups)
Birth to 3 Program, Department of Health and Family Services, Division of Supportive Living, 1 West Wilson Street, Room 418, P.O. Box 7851, Madison, WI 53707-7851; Tel: 608-266-8276; Web site: http://www.dhfs.state.wi.us/disabilities/Developmental/birth.htm (free).
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Health and Family Services, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin