Data Quality is the collection of relevant, accurate data that can help program staff answer questions about recruitment, retention and the effectiveness of their programs and components.
NRS Tips: Tracking Students Over Time
Tracking student outcomes can take time and effort, however, it is important for local programs to obtain this information to support program management and improvement efforts. This NRS Tips will help you better understand the WIOA requirements related to following up with students after they exit and tracking their successes. The tip sheet includes information about why it is important to track students, a table with guidelines for whom to track when, and describes the primary methods for tracking students’ outcomes: data matching and supplemental data collection.