Data Collection Resources

Getting to Good Foster Youth Student Data: The memo reviews protocols for maximizing the identification of foster youth on a college or university campus.

Milestone and Momentum Points Community Colleges: This document presents a set of shared data points that can be used by community colleges and their partners to effectively plan for and evaluate their individual and collective efforts.

Milestone and Momentum Points 4-Year Universities: This document presents a set of shared data points that can be used by 4-year universities and their partners to effectively plan for and evaluate their individual and collective efforts.

Web Seminar – Tips to Getting to Good Data: View the slides and listen to a recording of CCP’s web seminar presented on January 16, 2014 to help campus-based foster youth support programs understand how to get to high quality data by working in collaboration with other campus departments.

Web Seminar –  Information is Power: Using Data to Inform Campus Support Program Design. View the slides and listen to a recording of CCP’s web seminar presented on March 19, 2014 to help campus-based foster youth support programs understand how to use data to inform program planning.

Focus Group Materials: Tips and Tools, Sample Outreach Materials, Sample Focus Group Questions and more.

Web Seminar – From Their Lips to Your Ears: Using Focus Groups to Inform Campus Support Program Design. View the slides and listen to a recording of CCP’s web seminar presented on May 7, 2014 that provided tips and tools for campus support programs about conducting focus groups to collect qualitative data that can help inform program planning.

Data for Decisions: This website from West Ed offers numerous tools on using data for decisions: