NCWWI Products

NCWWI continually develops a range of products related to workforce development and leadership. These resouces are listed below in alphabetical order and are also located throughout the resource library. 

Using Child Welfare Administrative Data in the Permanency Innovations Initiative Evaluation

This brief discusses the use of administrative data in the Permanency Innovations Initiative (PII) evaluation. The brief begins by defining administrative data and providing information about the most commonly used child welfare administrative datasets. It then outlines several of the challenges associated with using administrative data and concludes by highlighting the ways in which the PII evaluation uses administrative data. (2016)