The NC Early Childhood Data Advisory Council (ECDAC) met virtually on March 15, 2023. See agenda items below.

  1. DCDEE Update
  2. NC ECIDS Update
  3. Data Development Revisions
  4. SEH Measures
  5. Next Steps

The ECDAC will meet again in mid-2023.


The ECDAC meets quarterly and aims to:

  • Improve quality and scope of early childhood data
  • Advocate for agencies and organizations to align their work around the Pathways and ECAP measures
  • Advocate for and facilitate better data sharing
  • Provide guidance, feedback, and support to ground the state’s early childhood work in data and research
  • Build partnerships with other existing data groups
  • Serve as ambassadors for the ECAP, ECIDs, and the Pathways initiative

Related Resources:

PPT Presentation for ECDAC Meeting: March 2023

Notes for ECDAC Meeting: March 2023