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Third National Even Start Evaluation: Follow-Up Findings From the Experimental Design Study
NCEE 2005-3002
December 2004

Section Four: Evaluation Findings

This section presents findings about the effectiveness of Even Start at enhancing child and parent literacy skills, based on a comparison of pretest data with follow-up data collected about 18 months later from families in the 18 EDS projects. Tables 4.1, 4.2, and 4.3 summarize the analytic results. In addition, Appendix B to this report contains graphical displays of Even Start and control group means for all outcome measures at pretest, posttest and follow-up.