New Collaboration Tools and Technical Advisory Group Announced at 2017 Technical Meeting April 19, 2017 – AUSTIN, Texas– Ed-Fi Alliance, LLC, dedicated to improving student achievement by driving interoperability in education, today announced the launch of a new initiative, Community365, which aims to build and facilitate collaboration amongst Ed-Fi technology users through new tools and resources to improve education data technologies.… Read More
MappingEDU, ODS/API v2.1.1 and Ed-Fi Exchange reduce cost and complexity for community October 13, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas– Ed-Fi Alliance, LLC, dedicated to improving student achievement and teacher satisfaction by unlocking data, today announced the public release of MappingEDU, a powerful data mapping tool, enhancements to the Ed-Fi Operational Data Store (ODS) Application Programming Interface (API) and new community contributions to the Ed-Fi Exchange.… Read More
Features improved performance, enhanced documentation and flexible metrics October 6, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas– Ed-Fi Alliance, LLC, dedicated to improving student achievement and teacher satisfaction by unlocking student data, announced today the public release of Dashboards v2.0. … Read More
As attendance at the Ed-Fi Alliance Summit & Technical Bootcamp continues to grow each year – doubling annually since 2013 – we continue to look for new ways and opportunities for the members of the Ed-Fi Community to engage with and further grow their connections within this dedicated and committed group of education leaders.… Read More
Ed-Fi Alliance and IMS Global Learning Consortium Announce Next Steps Towards Establishing Broad Industry Support for Common Education APIs Nonprofits share additional details on their collaboration and plans to lead K-12 standards adoption July 12, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas and LAKE MARY, Florida – Today at the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Data Conference, the nonprofits Ed-Fi Alliance and IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS Global) announced additional details on the collaboration and plans to unify broader standards across the K-12 market in critical domains to include rostering, assessment and outcomes data.… Read More
The 4th Annual Ed-Fi Alliance Summit is set for October 12-14 in Austin, Texas and this year we’re doing things a bit differently. We’re committed to listening to and addressing the input and needs of the Ed-Fi Community, and this year’s Summit is no different.… Read More
You can’t reach the finish line in one stride. But you can take steps that make the finish line easier to reach. Some strides, in other words, get you further than others. In the world of education, bringing together a school’s many different data sources — i.e., data integration — is one of those strides.
February 9, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas and LAKE MARY, Florida – Today, the nonprofits Ed-Fi Alliance and IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS Global) announced their intent to take a unified approach to rostering so that school districts across the U.S. have the ability to allow class lists/rosters and basic student and teacher information to flow easily and securely among data systems and learning technology. This will save teachers and administrators valuable time and make it much easier to use instructional tools in classrooms.
Ed-Fi Alliance Releases Technology Suite to More Simply Connect Educational Systems Community-driven technology securely unifies education data in one place, solving district integration challenges January 19, 2016 – AUSTIN, Texas – Today, the non-profit Ed-Fi Alliance, announced the public release of the Ed-Fi Implementation Suite 2.0, a set of pre-built technology components that allow education agencies to develop and maintain integrated education data systems in their local or district-controlled IT environments.… Read More
Effort is first-of-its-kind in the U.S. and will be contributed back to the community to benefit other states (Phoenix, Ariz., July 28, 2015) – Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas today announced the successful launch of AzEDS (Arizona Education Data Standards), Arizona’s new education data system.… Read More