1st Edition

Translating Data into Information to Improve Teaching and Learning

ISBN 9781596670617
Published August 1, 2007 by Routledge
264 Pages

USD $34.95

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Book Description

Here it is ... the latest from best-selling author Victoria Bernhardt. This book helps educators think through the selection of the data elements and data tools needed to support quality decisions for improving teaching and learning. It shows you how to use data to help make decisions about strategies to improve student achievement.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction: A Vision For Using Data To Improve Teaching And Learning
2 Data Tools For Improving Teaching And Learning
3 Data That Will Improve Teaching And Learning
4 Improving The Quality Of Data
5 Planning For A Data Warehouse To Translate Data Into Information To Improve Teaching And Learning
6 Data Discovery And Data Mapping
7 Selecting Analytical Data Tools To Improve Teaching And Learning
8 Build It Yourself Or Buy From A Vendor
9 Creating The Culture To Use Data And Data Tools
10 Reporting And Using Data Results
11 Who Gets Trained On The Tools: Who Gets Access?
12 Managing The Data Warehouse
13 Stories Of School Districts Building Data Warehouses
14 Issues And Recommendations Regarding Successful Use Of A Data Warehouse
Glossary Of Terms
References And Resources

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Author - Victoria L Bernhardt

Victoria L Bernhardt

Executive Director, Education for the Future, California State University, Chico
Chico, California, USA

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