Child Welfare

Failure to Track Risk is a Fatal Flaw in Child Protection

…recognize the “changing nature of risk” and respond before a tragedy occurs. Probabilistic risk models employed by many child protection agencies, such as actuarial risk assessments and predictive analytics, offer… […]

Child Welfare

Building CCWIS is as Easy as 1, 2, 3

…rigor of annual reviews. Efforts during the last decade to find an “algorithm” for child welfare failed largely because we need better data. Operational and predictive analytics will not calculate… […]