EDA 64600 Data-Based Decision-Making

As part of the Educational Specialist (EdS) degree, this three-hour course provides students with the foundational concepts and skills to understand and implement a data-driven, decision-making process in today’s schools. Each student will be required to complete an individual research project focusing on data based decision making. This course provides a structure for educational leaders to form data teams to (a) collect, analyze, and prioritize data; (b) develop SMART Goals; (c) make instructional decisions; (d) determine result indicators; (e) monitor progress; and (f) create professional teams that reflect and improve on day-to-day practice using data. 

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