7 Avenida Vista Grande #140
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87508
Link to www.childcareresearch.org a new website of the National Center for Children in Poverty and the HHS Child Care Bureau. Child Care and Early Education Research Connections (CCEERC) promotes high quality research in child care and early education and the use of that research in policy making.
Pathways To Outcomes website, an extensive collection of information about "what works" to improve targeted outcomes for children and families. Developed by Lizbeth Schorr with support from the Annie E. Casey Foundation.
Federal site providing information on the causes and ways to prevent youth violence
The Promising Practices Network, sponsored by the Foundation Consortium, the Colorado Foundation for Families and Children, the Missouri Family Investment Trust and the Georgia Academy
of the National Governor's Association
(Note: The papers marked *w below can be read on line at the website of the publishing organization)
Building a Results-Based Accountability Framework: Video of the July 19, 1999 California teleconference presentation for Prop 10 Commissioners , sponsored by the California Children and Families First State Commission, The California Endowment and the Foundation Consortium. Copies available at cost from The Foundation Consortium (Video of the framework presented in this paper)
A Guide to Developing and Using Family and Children's Budgets , The Finance Project, Mark Friedman and Anna Danegger, August 1998 *w.
A Guide to Developing and Using Performance Measures in Results-based Budgeting , The Finance Project, Mark Friedman, May 1997 *w.
A Guide to Selecting Results and Indicators , The Finance Project, Atelia I. Melaville, May 1997 *w.
Quality of Life Indicators for Children and Families , The What Works Learning Community, Foundation Consortium, 1998
A Strategy Map for Results-based Budgeting: Moving from Theory to Practice , The Finance Project, Mark Friedman, September 1996 *w.
The Cosmology of Financing: Financing Reform of Family and Children's Services: An Approach to the Systematic Consideration of Financing Options , The Center for the Study of Social Policy, Mark Friedman, June 1994.*w
Capturing Cash for Kids : A Workbook for Reinvesting in Community Based Prevention Approaches for Children and Families, The Comprehensive Integrated Services Reinvestment Project of the Foundation Consortium, Marty Giffin, Abram Rosenblatt, Nancy Mills and Mark Friedman, September 1998.
The Future of Our Children: Long-term Outcomes of Early Childhood Programs , Center for the future of Children, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Volume 5, Number 3, Winter 1995. www.futureofchildren.org
Successful Early Childhood Interventions , Victoria Hendrick, Susan Neufeld, Melissa Del'Homme, & The Consortium for Successful Early Childhood Interventions, Los Angeles Department of Mental Health, 1999
New Approaches to Evaluating Community Initiatives , Edited by Karen Fulbright-Anderson, Anne C. Kubisch, and James P. Connell, The Aspen Institute, 1998.
Reforming Finance, Financing Reform for Family and Children's Services, What Works Policy Brief, The Foundation Consortium, Mark Friedman, January, 2000.* available in pdf format at2. "Financing Reform, Reforming Finance" on resultsaccountability.com/papers you can read on line. "
Getting to Results: Data-Driven Decision-Making for Children, Youth, Families and Communities, What Works Policy Brief, The Foundation Consortium, Jacqueline McCroskey, PhD.
Toward An Economics of Prevention: Illustrations from Vermont's Experience , Cornelius D. Hogan and David A. Murphey, Finance Project, December, 2000.*w
Informed Consent: Advice for State and Local Leaders on Implementing Results-Based Decisionmaking , Sara Watson, Finance Project, 2000.*w