Resource | Research | Assessing/Improving Operations
The Second Access, Participation, Eligibility, and Certification Study (APEC II): Estimating and Validating Statistical Models for Generating State Estimates of Improper Payments in the NSLP and SBP

Statistical models were developed to estimate State-level improper payments by building on the national models. The process of developing State-level models involved (1) modifying the statistical models of national improper payments of each type to be appropriate for State-level estimates and (2) validating these modified models.

Resource | Research | Program Access
WBSCM: Eligibility

This White Paper examines whether any additional means-tested programs might be feasible for use in the direct certification of school-age children participating in school meals or for verification of household income on meal applications.