Family Background measures including SES measures - parental education, parental jobs
Preschool exposure measures (hrs/week, focus)
Print & READ Exposure
School measures including whether twins were in same and different classrooms
Contents of current file - last updated 20-Jun-2011
CSAP - School performance scores from Colorado for years 2003-2005
Same or different classrooms for F1,F2,F3, & F4
Parental education - averaged years of education from Qs 13 & 14 of the READ survey (several alternates)
Parental Age and ethnicity from birth records in CO
Birth measures (Updated to Health file)
READ survey items at Pre-K (IT)
PRINT survey items at Pre-K (IT)
Father & Mother TOWRE (collected around F2)
Status of environmental measures by country
Classroom status - close to complete in all countries
Parental education - needs work
Multiple iterations for projects at different timepoints (Robin Peterson, Anne Bernard)
Different category reference points in different countries
Change in educational status over IT-F4 interval not in file
READ survey - 80% or more in all countries but Sweden
PRINT survey - 80% or more in all countries but Sweden
Parental TOWRE - Approximately 60% for fathers and mothers in AUS, 30% fathers & 80% mothers in CO, no data from Scandinavia CO needs updating through 6/23/2015
What variables can be added to the environmental file?
School information from AUS
Occupation codes from Emily Bullen's file (do not have raw files with occupation codes)
Children's book titles (items and/or # correct/ # incorrect) CO version book titlesNOTE: Second list of book_titles available at F3
Information collected in CO as RDSCONT.DBF with information about school focus and parent country of origin
Do the versions of education used by different students (Emily Bullen, Robin Peterson, Anne Arnett, Becky Treiman) converge on the same yrs of education figures after examining the educational categories from each country
What demographic variables specific to each country are missing (race/ethnicity, 2nd language in home)?
How up to date are the current files (Spreadsheet by country?)?
Should we start compiling address information for geocoding now (in CO, birth cert, CTR report, last contact)?