Data Science 101: Benchmarks

What are benchmarks and how can school district leaders use them? This article continues our series of posts defining the basic tenets of data science. Each post takes a seemingly simple and ubiquitous concept of data science and provides a short reminder of the defining and use for school district leaders. We’ve already explored the…

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Strategic Dashboard Case Study: CUSD 200 in Wheaton, Illinois

Strategic Dashboard Case Study: CUSD 200 in Wheaton, IllinoisLearn how ECRA’s industry leading K12 Strategic Dashboard solution helps the superintendent and board of education communicate and measure success more effectively to all stakeholders.Get your Dashboard Having the tool [ECRA’s Strategic Dashboard], has simplified my communication with the board.Dr. Jeff Schuler, CUSD200 Superintendent Communicating results. Building…

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ECRA Strategic Dashboard Update

Announcing Updates to ECRA’s Industry Leading Strategic Dashboard Created Exclusively for School DistrictsLaunching July 2023Sharing your district’s data and analytics never looked this good. It is with great excitement that we will begin rolling out an updated version of our Strategic Dashboard in July 2023. Design and Layout Updates Additional Editing Features Robust Templating Options…

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The Importance of Goal Setting in Education: Driving School Improvement through Data and Analytics

As a school district administrator, you understand the critical role that goal setting plays in shaping the success and achievements of students. In today’s data-driven educational landscape, goal setting can be enhanced by leveraging the power of data and analytics. By utilizing data-driven approaches to measuring student success, setting goals, and monitoring progress, school districts…

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9 Reasons Your District Should Be Using Data and Analytics When Making Decisions

Through the strategic use of data and analytics, school districts have the ability to make more informed decisions with the goal of delivering better outcomes for students. In this post, we are going to provide you with 9 reasons why your district should be using data and analytics when making decisions. 1. Improved Student Outcomes…

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Data Rich, Information Poor: How K12 Data and Analytics Can Improve Student Outcomes

School districts are collecting more data than ever before, from student performance to behavior, attendance, and more. Despite this abundance of data, many district leaders struggle to use it effectively to improve student outcomes, and to make an impact on overall school district improvement. This results in a phenomenon known as being data rich, information…

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Curriculum Leadership: How to Utilize Data and Analytics to be More Effective At Your School District

As a curriculum leader in a school district, your role is crucial to ensuring the success of students. One of the most effective ways to achieve success is by understanding how the use of data and analytics has the potential to impact school improvement efforts. Whether you are a district level assistant superintendent or a…

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