5. Data Collection

What data are we collecting?

  • Follow along data (current students)
    • Students served: Pre-employment activities
    • Students placed: paid employment
  • Follow up data (1 and 2 years out)


When are we doing it?

  • Don’t wait until the last minute (see timelines)
  • It is a working document
  • Ongoing tracking – July through June


Why are we doing it?

  • Program planning
  • Program evaluation/accountability
  • Grant requirement
  • Marketing
  • Document student services

Forms, Links, and Resources for WorkAbility I Data Collection