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EDIS Update 2.5.14

This month's newsletter features the latest in Education and Data Information Systems news and updates. It also includes EIMAC registration and updates regarding e-rate modernization.

 

EDIS Update 1.8.14

This month's newsletter features the latest in Education and Data Information Systems news and updates. It also includes a schedule of Workgroup Kickoff calls.

 

DQC- State Action 1: Link Data Systems

DQC shares the results of their annual data survey. Action 1 asks states if they link data systems across the P-20 pipeline.

 

GAO Report Examines U.S. Consumer Privacy Framework

GAO released its report on data privacy, "Information Resellers: Consumer Privacy Framework Needs to Reflect Changes in Technology and the Marketplace."

 

Navigating the New High School Equivalency Tests

The GED test is now only computer-based, but two new test options have entered the market.

 

Clever Cloud-Based Computing

A tech startup called Clever provides free software to help school and teachers track and enroll students.

 

How Does Your State Calculate Its Dropout Rate?

Last month we posed the question to our SEA representatives, "How Does Your State Calculate Its Dropout Rate?."

 

EDIS Update 12.4.13

This month's newsletter features the latest in Education and Data Information Systems news and updates. It also includes the launch of nine EIMAC Workgroups that state representatives may join.

 

DQC Releases 2013 Report- Right Questions, Right Data, Right Answers

DQC provides the results of their annual survey with Arkansas and Delaware leading the way with all ten state action items in place for each of their states.

 

Ritz Lists Goals for Indiana's Schools

At a public presentation at Saint Mary's College, Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz said that information about how students are doing in school and about their needs does not travel when the students' families move and children have to switch schools more than once in a single year.