Comprehensive needs assessment of Texans with disabilities.

In partnership with DARS,  researchers at the University of Texas at Austin conducted a comprehensive needs assessment for Texans with disabilities in 2014. The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended calls for periodic comprehensive statewide needs assessments that will result in recommendations to the goals, priorities, and strategies of the state plan that DARS is required… Read more »

Texas foster care redesign: Initial insights into foster care reform.

Schwab, J., Faulkner, M., Landuyt, M., Fong, R., Scott, J., Gerlach, B. & Ryan, T. (2014). Texas foster care redesign: Initial insights into foster care reform.  Texas Department of Family and Protective Services & Casey Family Programs.  Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Child and Family Research Institute.

Texas TRIO project final evaluation report

Faulkner, M., Gerlach, B., & Marra, L.  (2013). Texas TRIO project final evaluation report prepared for the Texas Education Agency, Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, and the Permanent Judicial Commission for Children, Youth and Families.  Austin, TX: Child and Family Research Institute, The University of Texas at Austin.

2013 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey

2013 marketrate

Schwab, J., Schroeder, D., Faulkner, M., & Marra, L.  (2014). 2013 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey prepared for the Texas Workforce Commission.  Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Child and Family Research Institute, Ray Marshall Center.

2012 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey

2012 marketrate

Schwab, J., Schroeder, D., Faulkner, M., & Marra, L.  (2013). 2012 Texas Child Care Market Rate Survey prepared for the Texas Workforce Commission.  Austin, TX: The University of Texas at Austin, Child and Family Research Institute, Ray Marshall Center.