We are now conducting the first national study on the effectiveness of this groundbreaking program. By participating, you will be adding to the scientific base of parenting education. Incentives include free Parent’s Guides, APP store credit, and Amazon gift cards. You will also be able to use your individual survey results for your own program evaluation, and we will send you a copy of the overall field test results.
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Q. How is Active Parenting: First Five Years (FFY) a research-based parenting curriculum?
A. Even though FFY is a new program and the national field testing is still underway, there are a number of ways that FFY currently qualifies as a research-based program:
Q. When do you expect that the curriculum would be considered a fully research-based curriculum?
A. We are currently working with the same team of researchers at Oklahoma State University (OSU) to conduct a nationwide research study to provide ongoing evidence of effectiveness using the most rigorous research methods. We expect to have the first wave of results ready within a year (spring 2018).
Q. How can our agency participate in the research project for this curriculum? We are interested in receiving information on how we may be a pilot research program.
A. Most funding sources do allow time for users of promising new programs to collect evidence of effectiveness locally while awaiting national studies to be completed. We have made it easy for you to do this in two ways:
To learn more about participating in this free national research study, go to this webpage: www.surveymonkey.com/r/FFY-ResearchInfo