BACKGROUND ON THE PROJECT
The New York State Early Intervention Program Online Professional Development Center is the New York State Department of Health Early Intervention Program’s online training site. The goal of the NYS EIP Online Professional Development Center is to offer high quality online training on approved early intervention topics relevant to those who provide services to infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families and other early intervention stakeholders. This training supports our mission to improve outcomes for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families in New York State's Early Intervention Program through access to qualified personnel. The NYS EIP Online Professional Development Center was developed in collaboration with Early Intervention training contractor, Measurement Incorporated.
Measurement Incorporated (MI) is an industry leader in providing performance assessment scoring services, automated essay scoring services, developing assessment methodologies, and providing innovative solutions for all testing needs.
MI’s Program Evaluation and School Improvement Services division, based in Albany and White Plains, assists education organizations at the federal, state, and local levels to advance their programs and services through high-quality research and evaluation, measurement, data management, professional development, and technical assistance. We offer our clients a team of experienced professionals with deep content expertise, a thorough understanding of research methodology, and the ability to help bring about meaningful change. We’ve completed more than 2,000 projects, adhering to the highest standards of quality.
Our areas of expertise include: special education systems and practices, multi-tiered systems of support (MTSS), early literacy, leadership development, bullying prevention, school safety and healthy school climate, career and technical education, STEM, and student support services.