Tag Archives: student data

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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DS Challenge

The data security challenge — and what to do about it. GUEST COLUMN | by Steven Grant The shift to electronic records, without a doubt, has allowed schools to operate more efficiently. Digital records keep student information accessible and in … Continue reading

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What Makes Them Tick

A passionate edupreneur discusses the value of a holistic view of student learning. GUEST COLUMN | by Jack Macleod If you are tracking trends in education, then you have probably heard the terms “whole-child approach” and “360-view of student performance.” … Continue reading

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Trends | Protecting Student Privacy

As school rolls forward nationwide, CoSN (Consortium for School Networking) and the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) just released a new resource for school leaders to help them smartly discuss the critical issue of student privacy. The infographic explains to … 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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