A survey conducted by Unit 4, a systems management company that serves higher education institutions, reported that 81% of the 150 IT decision-makers respondents said their institutions invest in technology to support student success objectives, but only 37% use data and analytics to support student outcomes.
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Using Assessment Data to Enhance Your Reading Program
The first time I heard the word disaggregate was in the summer of 1996 while in graduate school.
A classmate, favoring a stule of horn-rimmed glasses, pocket-protector, and polyester pants, seemed well-suited to the word as he gave a presentation on test result. I cringed when he enthusiastically placed transparency after transparency on the overhead projector showing graphs and spreadsheets of numbers representing the latest scores on statewide tests.
I was watching the manifestation of my mother’s admonition that “a girl better learn math or be passed over by those who do.”
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Very detailed graphic. Great for real-world classroom application on interpreting data, data-driven decision-making. Check it out:
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Session Journal Prompt: Viewing, interpreting, and using data will help me….