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Maximize your district’s data
Discover practical examples of best-practice implementation and ways districts can utilize data management platforms to drive continuous improvement and student success.
American Rescue Plan Education Funding Guide
The American Rescue Plan Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ARP ESSER) Fund may be used to address the many impacts of COVID-19 on pre-K through 12th grade education.
Choosing a district data system: questions and considerations
Utilizing Data Retreats to Improve Instruction
Amy LaDue, Ph.D. & Matt Rega, Ed.D., Minnetonka Public Schools
Using data retreats as a key component to deepen the systematic implementation of a multi-tiered system of supports (MTSS) framework, Minnetonka Public Schools is on a journey to improve instruction. Learn how this midwestern suburban school district established data literacy among their staff through a variety of assessment and data tools. The retreat format empowered Minnetonka’s teaching staff to dig deeper into monitoring and improving the outcomes of individual students as well as to establish a scalable system for addressing all students’ needs within their MTSS framework. In this session participants will learn how to lead data retreats within their organization to help staff leverage data to improve instruction. Participants will also learn how to use longitudinal data to help with future instructional programming needs.
Community Service Assessment using Proliftic (formerly edSpring)
Jonah Barten, District assessment Coordinator and MARSS coordinator at St. Michael-Albertville Schools
This webinar looks at an innovative district initiative to establish community service as a graduation requirement and how the district used the Proliftic platform to effectively manage its data to facilitate successful participation by students. Jonah Barten shares about the powerful impact a user-friendly and flexible data platform can have on supporting staff and student success.
Data “Strategery” for Any Classroom
Delonna Darsow, Ph.D., Sourcewell Technology Data Product Champion
Having a hard enough time getting through your curriculum map, let alone collecting other data for your PLCs and improvement plans? This short presentation shares practical tips to help you focus on those data elements that will most impact your student achievement while they're with you.
Getting the Most Out of Your MTSS Framework — a look into Proliftic (formerly edSpring)
Kerry Bollman, Ed.S., Proliftic Product Manager
Proliftic is a data platform that aggregates your data, builds a cohesive student-centered MTSS framework, and increases its effectiveness through insightful reporting on key outcome metrics.
Virtual Practice on Reading Fluency
Kerry Bollman, Ed.S., Proliftic Product Manager, Sourcewell Technology
Learn practical tips for increasing student engagement in a virtual learning environment. See a repeated reading practice session conducted online, and learn practical tips for increasing student engagement in a virtual learning environment in Kerry’s ISTE20 Live presentation.