Civil Rights Data Collection (CRDC)
Why should I be interested in the CRDC and what data is collected?
The CRDC is a mandatory data collection, authorized under the statutes and regulations implementing Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and under the Department of Education Organization Act (20 U.S.C. 3413). The CRDC is a feature of the ED Office for Civil Right (OCR) designed to collect data on key education and civil rights issues for all the nation's public schools which is used to inform strategy for administering and enforcing the civil rights statutes for which OCR is responsible.
The CRDC collects an assortment of information about students and educational programs in public schools, including enrollment, educational services and outcomes, disaggregated by race/ethnicity, sex, limited English proficiency and disability.
Where do I go to get more information?
Civil Rigths Data Collection Updates
CRDC Grads360 Update
Partner Support Center (PSC)
U.S. Department of Education
Phone: (855) 320-6459 | Fax: (888) 329-3336 | (888) FAX-EDEN | eden_crdc[at]ed[dot]gov(E-mail)
Who can I contact locally?
Utah State Office of Education (USOE)
Data Quality Manager
Phone: (801) 538-7922 | aaron[dot]brough[at]schools[dot]utah[dot]gov(E-mail)
How can I learn more about EDFacts?
In addition, please feel free to e-mail the eden_crdc[at]ed[dot]gov(Partner Support Center) if you have any questions or ideas.