Data Use, Technology, and Educational Leadership

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#Edtech that personalizes based upon students’ feelings

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about how we might expand what we call “data”  in schools to encompass more than just test scores. This EdWeek article describes a novel, technological … Continue reading

January 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Lessons on Leading for Districts for #EdTech and #EdData Use

In today’s mail: the December issue of Journal of School Leadership, which features my recent article, Assumptions, Strategies, and Organization: Central Office Implementation of Computer Data Systems. It tells the stories of … Continue reading

January 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Listen to Hidden Brain!

Here is my new favorite podcast. It’s by a familiar voice on NPR, Shankar Vedantam. This particular episode has lots of neat tidbits on how to give and receive feedback, … Continue reading

October 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Have any comments for my #EdData video?

Here’s a link to my “Vialogue” about things that go right and wrong when implementing computer data systems. The neat part is that viewer comments get time stamped into the video. … Continue reading

June 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Preview of my talk on the future of #edtech at EU Parliament

Hello from Dublin International Airport! On Monday, I speak at EU Parliament about the future of educational technologies in the Europe. Below is the executive summary for the paper that … Continue reading

May 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

What does “leadership for data use” look like?

I’m teaching a class entitled “Using Data and Evidence for School Improvement” to an group of aspiring school leaders. Last night, I closed class by asking students to illustrate what “leadership … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

Are Leaders Prepared to “Pass the Test” on Data Use?

I don’t think any other state is doing this yet. Massachusetts is requiring that aspiring school leaders demonstrate their skills at using data for decision making as a part of … Continue reading

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment