Those of us working at the Ed-Fi Alliance spend considerable time in the field listening. Our goal is to continue to push forward in our understanding of the problems that educators and education organizations have accessing, unifying and using their data.… Read More
Delaware was first – specifically, to ratify the US constitution. It was also, more recently, the first place winner in the 2010 Race to the Top competition to win federal grants aimed at putting technology to work to improve education.… Read More
The education data field is awash in FUD. Don’t misunderstand me. I’m not saying we’ve seen an active campaign of misinformation. However, we have most decidedly entered a period where fear often overshadows facts.… Read More
2014 is already proving to be the year when questions about appropriate education data use and student privacy protections come to the fore at the national, state, district and community levels.
In 2013, efforts to instill data-driven education in states and districts across the nation have matured. Lori Fey offers a year-end review.
Hear how convenient, comprehensive data-rich insights are helping school principals connect with students’ needs and reclaim countless hours by minimizing time-intensive administrative tasks.
For the 2012-2013 academic year, Atkins Middle School was recognized by TEA for growth in student performance on Texas’ state-wide academic tests. Find out how data-driven education contributed to this school turn-around in the video below.
We’ll be releasing a series of videos from our Lubbock visit over the coming weeks, highlighting how access to real-time student data has created meaningful differences in Lubbock ISD. The first video of the series is below.
The v1.2 release of the Ed-Fi tool suite is based on real-world lessons and open communication with our licensees, and is designed to improve ease of use and accessibility.
Today’s release reflects contributions from among the 16 states with 6213 school districts who are putting the Ed-Fi solution into action. This version will spark adoption by even more.