Recently Funded Projects
The evaluation of the North Carolina Race to the Top - Early Learning Challenge Grant Transformation Zone will examine the extent to which the TZ communities have been able to enhance their capacity to improve the quality of their early childhood systems, including policy, practice, and infrastructure changes to support successful implementation of evidence-informed practice.
FPG provides support and expertise to successfully implement the North Carolina Race to the Top- Early Learning Challenge grant. FPG helps support the overall management of the grant, provides leadership on the Early Childhood Integrated Data System project and on the Transformation Zone activities and expertise about implementation science, and as well as other content expertise as needed.
Improving Social-Communication and Engagement of Elementary Students With Autism Spectrum Disorders: Adapting a Preschool Intervention for Elementary School ClassroomsThis study will investigate the impact of the Advancing Social-Communication and Play (ASAP) intervention on school-aged students with ASD, and the feasibility of the ASAP intervention in elementary schools. The study is expected to provide valuable data on the effect of the ASAP intervention on elementary school students. Additionally, the study will offer important information on adapting preschool interventions for elementary school settings.