Child First Evaluation One-Pager

This one-pager provides an overview of rigorous evaluation efforts for Child First. MDRC is leading this evaluation under coordination of the Family First Evidence-Building Hub.

Wage Increase Evidence-Building Brief

This brief provides an overview of early insights from evaluation of the stimulus-funded Teacher Wage Increase Pilot. MDRC is leading this evaluation under coordination of the Early Childhood Stimulus Evaluation Hub. CDEC, policymakers, and legislators can use this brief to inform stimulus strategy implementation, funding decisions, and future evidence-building efforts.

Wage Increase Evaluation One-Pager

This one-pager provides an overview of evaluation efforts for the stimulus-funded Teacher Wage Increase Pilot. MDRC is leading this evaluation under coordination of the Early Childhood Stimulus Evaluation Hub.

Stimulus Synthesis of Evidence to Date

This brief synthesizes findings from evaluation of nearly 20 stimulus-funded strategies within CDEC. Findings are organized by outcome areas within CDEC’s strategic goals: access & quality, workforce development, and family strengthening. Findings can be used by CDEC and funding recipients to improve implementation of stimulus-funded activities and by legislators to inform funding and policy decisions […]

Family First Annual Rigorous Evaluation Report SFY24

Delivered in May each year, this report details rigorous evaluation efforts underway, including a summary of evidence to date, for programs and services currently in Colorado’s Family First evidence-building pipeline. The report can be used by the CDHS Office of Children, Youth, and Families (OCYF) team, Child Welfare Prevention Task Group, policymakers, and legislators, to […]

Family First Annual Rigorous Evaluation Report SFY23

Delivered in May each year, this report details rigorous evaluation efforts underway, including a summary of evidence to date, for programs and services currently in Colorado’s Family First evidence-building pipeline. The report can be used by the CDHS Office of Children, Youth, and Families (OCYF) team, Child Welfare Prevention Task Group, policymakers, and legislators, to […]