Ed-Fi Alliance Continues to Deliver Industry-First Features with Ed-Fi Version 1.2

Today the Ed-Fi Alliance announced the release of Ed-Fi Version 1.2 which provides U.S. education agencies free access to high-quality data tools to quickly and cost-effectively integrate and synthesize student data from multiple information systems. Rapidly adopted by U.S. states and districts since its launch two years ago, 35 percent of teachers and students are currently poised to benefit from the market-leading Ed-Fi solution. With Ed-Fi Version 1.2, licensees can take advantage of added industry-first features designed to empower educators to leverage new and existing data quickly and effectively and increase student outcomes.

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation Announces EdTech Spinoff: Ed-Fi Alliance, LLC.

— Foundation Creates New Subsidiary to Better Enable K-12 Education Reform –  March 4, 2013 – AUSTIN, Texas – Citing a clear and urgent market demand for cost savings for states and districts and high-quality, data-driven solutions to empower educators and yield better student outcomes, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation today announced the formation of a subsidiary non-profit LLC, the Ed-Fi Alliance.… Read More

Ed-Fi Version 1.1 Released

DECEMBER 4, 2012 — AUSTIN, Texas – Ed-Fi Version 1.1 has been released today and is now available at edfi.  The Ed-Fi solution, which is compatible with many existing education data standards, including the Common Education Data Standards (CEDS,) facilitates secure data exchange among disparate data systems in K-12 education.… Read More

Ed-Fi -Powered Student Information System Vendors Poised for New Ed-Tech Market Opportunities and Growth

Student Information System Vendors who license the Ed-Fi solution have new options for delivering value to K-12 education sector August 17, 2012 — AUSTIN, Texas – Four Student Information System (SIS) providers – Skyward, Texas Computer Cooperative, Prologic Technology Systems and SunGard K-12 Education – have licensed the Ed-Fi solution to help ensure their work is fully compliant with the Texas Student Data System.… Read More

Request for Comment (RFC) Period Opens for Upcoming Ed-Fi 1.1 Release

State education agencies, districts, ed-tech vendors and non-profits are encouraged to participate in an open and transparent process to improve the next release of the Ed-Fi data standard July 31, 2012 — AUSTIN, Texas – The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation today announced a public Request for Comment (RFC) period for the release of Ed-Fi 1.1.… Read More

eScholar Gains Competitive Edge and Empowers Educators by Licensing Ed-Fi Solution

An early adopter of the Ed-Fi Tool Suite, eScholar further expands its ability to support educator access to timely, actionable data  to improve education outcomes June 14, 2012 – White Plains, NY and AUSTIN, TX – eScholar, a leader in driving the application of research and data to personalize education, today announced that it is one of the first vendors to license and implement the new Ed-Fi Tool Suite. … Read More