Data, Research, and Evaluation

​​​The Data, Research, and Evaluation Subcommittee (DRE): acts as a thought partner and convener to inform, support, and respond to data initiatives, projects and concerns across the State; guides the development and implementation of a unified data system, research initiatives, and quality program and system evaluations in order to provide better information to support and further improve early childhood programs throughout the State; and identifies and elevates the data challenges of the Illinois early learning community. ​​​