Tag Archives: school data

Trends | Data Privacy vs. Data Security

Today, more than 90 percent of school districts use electronic data storage for student records. As data continues to expand its reach, districts must improve security measures and establish guidelines to help protect student information. Skyward, a leading K-12 school … Continue reading

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Knowing Data

How schools are getting smarter about analytics. GUEST COLUMN | by Aaron Feuer The field of analytics, though well established in the corporate world, is rather new to schools. Districts don’t typically employ data scientists, and most schools track only … Continue reading

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Privacy and Security

How to safeguard student education data. GUEST COLUMN | by Ray Ackerlund With more than 90 percent of school districts in the United States electronically storing data on students’ attendance to test scores and everything in between, safeguarding student information … Continue reading

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Rugged Connections

One state’s mission to harness the power of data for student success. GUEST COLUMN | by Judy Chappelear Like much of the nation, Montana faces a challenging academic and economic landscape for supporting college and career readiness.  Though this is … Continue reading

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Managing That Data

Emerging trends in education data management.  INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Education data management is becoming an increasingly essential part of school administration. Over the past few years, one such company helping administrators in this area, Skyward, has seen some … Continue reading

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