Traveling Through Time: The Forum Guide to Longitudinal Data Systems (Book II: Planning and Developing an LDS)

This 2011 electronic book is the second in a four-part series about longitudinal data systems (LDS). It discusses the critical planning and development phases of a longitudinal data system project and guides readers through the process of engaging a wide variety of stakeholders to create a vision for an LDS, build support for the undertaking, develop the system, and gauge how well it is meeting intended goals.

The following elements of Stakeholder Engagement are addressed:

The following elements of Data Governance & Management are addressed:

The following elements of Sustainability are addressed:

Published by: National Forum on Education Statistics

Traveling Through Time: The Forum Guide to Longitudinal Data Systems