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Liz Pettit

Liz is the Lead Product Manager at Child Care Aware of America. She loves talking to people, helping identify their needs, and developing products and services that meet those needs. When she's not in the office you can find her playing with her dog, reading a book, or biking around Richmond.

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Data Management for CCR&Rs

By Liz Pettit on September 19, 2018

As a Child Care Resource & Referral Agency (CCR&R), you are in the important (and messy) business of getting, using, and reporting data of all kinds. Data is critical to helping CCR&Rs serve providers and families with the most up-to-date information. Capturing this data over time also helps us understand trends in child care so we can target limited funding and services for the greatest impact.

But we all know there are many challenges with managing data. So how do we make sure everyone has the tools to be able to contribute to high-quality data? A little investment in developing your organization’s data literacy and creating an intentional data culture can go a long way. Try the strategies below and comment or email us if there are other steps you’ve taken that have helped you.

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