This data set includes data from 271 children living in Za’atari and Azraq Camps in Jordan. The data were collected as part of program monitoring efforts for preschool programs being implemented in the camps. The average age of children was 4.5 years.
IDELA Domains and Equity
Average learning and development scores in IDELA domains
On average, children scored 59% correct on the IDELA assessment.
Distribution of total IDELA scores
There was a large range in children’s skills but the most common score was 61-70% correct.
Distribution of children’s ages
Children in the sample were four to five years old, with an average age of 4.5 years.
Average IDELA scores by child’s age
Age was significantly associated with IDELA scores, and on average, one additional year was associated with an additional 18 percentage points correct in overall IDELA score.
Distribution of children’s gender
50% of children in the sample were female.
Average Total IDELA score by child’s gender
Girls scored significantly higher than boys on the overall IDELA score.