As educators prepare for the new school year, they can tap into a range of data that are a vital source of information to support students’ needs - beginning with their first day of class. Access to powerful tools can simplify this exercise enormously.
In response to user feedback and real world use cases, the Ed-Fi Alliance has released Ed-Fi Validation Tool 1.1.
Director of Technology Resources, Pat Bush, reflects on the success of the EdInsights Dashboard as an entrenched tool used by educators and the real impact this tool having on student achievement.
Talk about student data is everywhere these days - how it’s used, its value, and how it’s secured. At the Ed-Fi Alliance, we advocate for the benefits of responsible data use. We know it can give educators a holistic view of each student, and of his or her abilities in the classroom.
Jake Firman from DSST describes the benefits of Ed-Fi Technology.
In the coming weeks, the Ed-Fi Alliance blog will feature a number of posts from educators in the field discussing what has worked and what has not.
The Ed-Fi Alliance is pleased to release v1.2.1 of Ed-Fi technology, featuring a number of enhancements thanks to input from colleagues in the education community.
As part of the Ed-Fi Alliance, I love seeing how a new data standard has increased collaboration and a culture of sharing in education data systems sector.
Nicole Purser, an educator and data dashboard steward in a Central Texas school district, shares her perspective on using data in the classroom.
Several things struck me about SXSWedu this year, all of which can accelerate progress toward the greater goal of every student achieving their educational aspirations.