"Data helps you make changes. And when you see data, it really puts [student achievement] right in your face." — Virginia Lawton, 6th-grade teacher in Wisconsin
3D2Know: Data-Driven Decision Making CoSN launched the Data-driven Decision Making Initiative: Vision to Know and Do building upon its role in providing key K–12 school district managers with the knowledge and skills necessary for effective leadership.
Data Quality Campaign (DQC)
A national, collaborative effort to encourage and support state policymakers to improve the collection, availability and use of high-quality education data and implement state longitudinal data systems to improve student achievement.
Buried Treasure: Developing a Management Guide From Mountains of School Data
This report (in PDF format) provides a practical discussion of what is required to develop a school district "management guide," along with an actual guide built on evidence-based indicators.