School System Strategies for Supporting Data Use

Authored by: Amanda Datnow , Vicki Park

Handbook of Data-Based Decision Making in Education

Print publication date:  October  2008
Online publication date:  April  2010

Print ISBN: 9780415965033
eBook ISBN: 9780203888803
Adobe ISBN: 9781135890841

10.4324/9780203888803.ch12

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Abstract

Imagine an afternoon when a teacher can sit down at a computer desktop and quickly sort through reams of data she’ll use to plan lessons for the next day.... She’ll compare every student’s achievement against state standards to decide which students need review and which ones are ready to move on.... That technological capability can only be found in the rare classroom today, but some experts say that such a data-rich approach to instruction will soon be common place.

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