Buros Institute of Mental Measurements - Provides professional assistance and information to users of commercially published tests including appropriate test selection, utilization, and practice.
Child & Family Canada - Child Care Resources
CYFERNet Evaluation Resources
Educational Testing Service (ETS)
ERIC Clearinghouse on Assessment and Evaluation
The Evaluation Exchange - publication on strategies for evaluating child and family services; from the Harvard Family Research Project (available online and in print)
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Center - find out more about these assessment tools that are widely used to evaluate the quality of child care environments:
Head Start Program Performance Standards
National Accreditation Commission - accreditation program for child care managers
National Academy of Early Childhood Programs - program accreditation
National Association for Family Child Care - program accreditation
National Center for Fair and Open Testing - advocacy organization working to end abuses, misuses and flaws of standardized testing
National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, and Student Testing
National Network for Family Resiliency - evaluation of parenting education programs; includes an interactive parenting education program evaluation site.
National School-Age Child Care Association - program accreditation
Practical Assessment, Research and Evaluation - online journal