The purpose of the Washington P-20 and workforce data system is to increase understanding of educational programs and outcomes and relationships to employment programs and outcomes. The system links education and workforce sectors and focuses on the transitions between these sectors. It provides unique opportunities for collaboration among the partner agencies to work together.
This Memorandum of Understanding memorializes agreed principles by the partner agencies concerning how data will be contributed and shared and sets forth some responsibilities of the data recipients, whether they are partner agencies contributing data or other requestors.
ERDC provides cross-sector, linked data and analysis. Cross-sector is defined as including at least two education or workforce sectors. Single-sector data requests will be referred to the appropriate agency. If requested by a partner agency, ERDC may assist with a single-sector analysis.
Three levels of data can be extracted from the data warehouse:
With any public display of data, data recipients must include the methodology and assumptions used on a data set.