NYEC Education Development Network (EDNet) Tool (with Tools for Transformational Education CD)

November 1, 2002

NYEC EDNet (Education Development Network) is a tool for continuous improvement for education programs and schools serving vulnerable youth. NYEC EDNet consists of detailed criteria identified as common to effective education programs and schools by a national group of educators, practitioners, policymakers, and researchers. NYEC EDNet also includes a comprehensive self-assessment that can assist education programs and schools improve their services and also inform policymakers, funders and the public about what works for youth.
The purpose is to provide educational programs with a way of assessing the effectiveness of their programs against accepted standards of practice.

The CD contains hundreds of resources that are primarily Web-based, and each entry is hyperlinked to a Web site.