Data Analytics, District/School Leadership, In the News

What it Really Means to be a Data-Driven District - And How to Make it Happen

A simple internet search for “data-driven instruction” yields nearly four million hits. Clearly, the concept is neither new nor novel.[read more]

Peter Bencivenga on Mar 22, 2018

Policy & Accountability, Data Analytics, District/School Leadership

ESSA and data: How districts can seize the opportunity to go beyond compliance

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) marks a significant shift in federal education policy that grants states greater flexibility to determine how to close achievement gaps and provide equitable...[read more]

Amy Jackson on Jan 9, 2018

Ed Tech Innovation, Data Analytics, District/School Leadership

Texas School District Details Use of Virtual Data Wall at ASCD Conference

Notes from the Texas ASCD Conference: How Virtual Data Walls Make All the Difference[read more]

Amy Jackson on Dec 6, 2017

Ed Tech Innovation, Data Analytics

Using the Virtual Data Wall to Analyze Student Assessment Data

In this article below, we will be focus on Assessments and how to turn the raw data from your students' assessments into insights about progress and achievement so that you can take action to...[read more]

Kayla Dunigan on Apr 12, 2017

Data Analytics

Improving Graduation Rates

With graduation just around the corner, now is a great time to assess your students' progress towards graduation requirements.[read more]

Kayla Dunigan on Mar 22, 2017

Data Analytics

A pragmatic approach to predicting our edtech future.

To 2017 and Beyond! A pragmatic approach to predicting our edtech future.[read more]

Doug Mesecar on Jan 25, 2017

Teaching & Learning, Educator Effectiveness, Data Analytics

How To: Using data to differentiate instruction

Differentiated instruction is a term in education that gets thrown around quite a bit, but what does it actually mean?[read more]

Mary Conroy Almada on Aug 29, 2014

Teaching & Learning, Policy & Accountability, Data Analytics

Is the use of personal student data important in education?

1) Is personal student data important in education?[read more]

Mary Conroy Almada on Aug 15, 2014

Ed Tech Innovation, Data Analytics

Navigating the Data Ecosystem: A Case Study of the Adoption of a School Data Management System in New York City

Published by: New Visions for Public Schools [read more]

Eric Miller on Jun 4, 2013