At CPE, we are data driven. We encourage educators, school leaders and advocates to be data-driven as well. (Indeed, we have a whole website, Data First, which is dedicated to just that. If you haven’t seen it, it’s worth your time to check out.) So while we think an over-abundance of data is a good problem
CPE has worked with the Data Quality Campaign a number of times to shed light on how and why student data is collected and used. They’ve answered many of the most common questions in this handy infographic, which you can click to enlarge.