Desired Results for Children and Families

Research shows that children who attend high quality programs are more successful in school, have lower drop out rates, and are better readers. The California Department of Education (CDE), Early Education and Support Division (EESD), has established the Desired Results System to improve program quality in early care and education programs across the state.

What's New!

  • Available now! Management Bulletin 18-01 outlining the program self evaluation proccess including the program self evaluation form EESD 4000.  Read More
  • California Early Childhood Online (CECO) Rater Certification Module is ready for use by all early childhood educators! Read more»
  • DRDPtech announces new updates to the Kindergarten View, Preschool View, and for administrators.
  • Sign up for a DRDPtech webinar today! 


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DRDP Webinars (Special Topics)

Preschool Fundamental View, Conditional Measures, Observation and Collection, and more! DRDP Special Topic Webinars»

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Version 3.0 of the DRDP (2015) Portfolio App is now available and can be accessed from a web browser on any desktop, laptop, or mobile device. More»

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