The Department provides opportunities throughout the year to help states report valid, reliable, and complete data on the Perkins indicators of performance.
The NSWG meets quarterly via conference calls, to discuss accountability issues and program improvement.
These annual institutes help states develop and implement Perkins IV data systems.
Individual or groups of states are selected each year to receive customized technical assistance on accountability and implementation issues.
A forum for states to provide feedback on approaches for assessing student and program outcomes.