Monitoring Priority: Early Intervention Services In Natural Environments

Indicator 1

Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who receive the early intervention services on their IFSPs in a timely manner.

Indicator 2

Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who primarily receive early intervention services in the home or community-based settings.

Indicator 3

Percent of infants and toddlers with IFSPs who demonstrate improved:

A. Positive social-emotional skills (including social relationships);
B. Acquisition and use of knowledge and skills (including early language/ communication); and
C. Use of appropriate behaviors to meet their needs.

Indicator 4

Percent of families participating in Part C who report that early intervention services have helped the family:

A. Know their rights;
B. Effectively communicate their children's needs; and
C. Help their children develop and learn.

Monitoring Priority: Effective General Supervision Part C / Child Find

Indicator 5

Percent of infants and toddlers birth to 1 with IFSPs compared to national data.

Indicator 6

Percent of infants and toddlers birth to 3 with IFSPs compared to national data.

Indicator 7

Percent of eligible infants and toddlers with IFSPs for whom an evaluation and assessment and an initial IFSP meeting were conducted within Part C's 45-day timeline.

Monitoring Priority: Effective General Supervision Part C / Effective Transition

Indicator 8

Indicator 8A:  Percentage of toddlers with disabilities exiting Part C with timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including:

A. IFSPs with transition steps and services;
B. Notification to LEA, if child potentially eligible for Part B; and
C. Transition conference, if child potentially eligible for Part B.

Indicator 8B: Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including notification to LEA, if child potentially eligible for Part B;

Indicator 8C:  Percent of all children exiting Part C who received timely transition planning to support the child’s transition to preschool and other appropriate community services by their third birthday including:
8C. Transition conference, if child potentially eligible for Part B.

Monitoring Priority: Effective General Supervision Part C / General Supervision

Indicator 9

General supervision system (including monitoring, complaints, hearings, etc.) identifies and corrects noncompliance as soon as possible but in no case later than one year from identification.

Indicator 10

Percent of signed written complaints with reports issued that were resolved within 60-day timeline or a timeline extended for exceptional circumstances with respect to a particular complaint.

Indicator 11

Percent of fully adjudicated due process hearing requests that were fully adjudicated within the applicable timeline.

Indicator 12

Percent of hearing requests that went to resolution sessions that were resolved through resolution session settlement agreements (applicable if Part B due process procedures are adopted).

Indicator 13

Percent of mediations held that resulted in mediation agreements.

Indicator 14

State reported data (618 and State Performance Plan and Annual Performance Report) are timely and accurate.

Massachusetts Part C Indicator 14 Data Rubric


This information is provided by the Early Intervention Program within the Department of Public Health.