10.5 Data Collection Types and Resources

1 Explore Educational Data Types

Based on the interview with your school improvement team, you have gathered information about the types of data collected for school improvement.  Dr. Victoria Bernhardt has created categories for school data. In her work, she shows how gathering, intersecting and analyzing the four types of data  provide a deeper understanding. 

Before you begin the next section, read the article "No Schools Left Behind" by Dr. Victoria Bernhardt. As you move through this lesson, you should be able to differentiate between and amongst the data types, as well as how they intersect. 

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