Preschool Special Education Program Outcome Measures percent of children entering below age expectations who, by the time of exit in 2007-08…

Outcomes

substantially increased their rate of growth

were functioning within age expectations

Positive Social Emotional Skills

85.6%

55.2%

Acquisition & Use of Knowledge and Skills (e.g., communication and early literacy)

86.6%

54.3%

Use of Appropriate Behaviors to Meet Needs

86.5%

62.2%

NYSED, VESID APR Feb 2009 data as of 1/23/09, Indicator #7