“We believe each student has the ability to learn and achieve to high standards.” Catherine Matthews, Director of Research and Assessment
Top Five Takeaways
Many great ideas were exchanged at the Ferguson Institute, and a few themes emerged.
Leveraging District Data Chats to Guide Changes in Instruction and Operation in Schools
For two years in a row, Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS), Florida, has received an “A” rating from the Florida Department of Education.
Defeating the Predictability of Failure—Using Data to Shape School Culture
"Would you rather have headwinds or tailwinds?" Patricio Vargas, Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services at Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, California, posited this question as part of his captivating presentation.
Using Data with Equity Initiatives
This panel presentation brought together educators from three school districts across the United States who are focused on using data to inform equity initiatives in their home districts.