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ERIC Number: EJ1152967
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Sep
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
Using Data Wisely at the System Level
Lockwood, Meghan; Dillman, Mary; Boudett, Kathryn Parker
Phi Delta Kappan, v99 n1 p25-30 Sep 2017
District administrators who want to build capacity for data use in schools may be well-served by starting in the central office. This case study of the Boston Public Schools shows how central office administrators can leverage their own data inquiry cycles to improve the ways they support schools in using data. Using the Data Wise Improvement Process, this central office team revamped its model for supporting teachers as they identify, practice, and integrate new instructional strategies to better meet the student needs they uncovered in their data. Here's what it looks like when inquiry facilitators "walk the walk" of continuous improvement.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts
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