Tag Archives: Data Informed Decision Making

Closing Plenary: Let’s Make Data Part of Everyone’s Toolkit!

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Presenters: Kathleen Hebbeler (DaSy), Donna Spiker (DaSy), Lisa Backer (MN Dept of Education), Tony Chambers, Ann Freiburg (IL Dept of Human Services), Chelsea Guillen (EITP at University of Illinois), Ovella Peaches Lott (University City Children’s Center), & Bob Morris (WA Dept of Early Learning) This multi-media, interactive closing plenary session discusses how data can be […]

Assessment and Data-Based Decisions


This document describes Arizona Department of Education’s (ADE) approach to assessment and data-based decision making process. The ADE early childhood assessment system is designed for all children including English language learners, children with special needs, and children from diverse cultural backgrounds. This document is a good resource to learn about how states are using assessments […]

Results-Based Monitoring for Improvement

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This 2013 presentation discusses the use of Results-Based Monitoring for Improvement (RBMI) as an opportunity to update and align Part C work to the broader work of the state DOE. Presented by 2013 Improving Data, Improving Outcomes Conference Link to Presentation