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Using Data to Guide Improvement

Using Data to Guide Improvement

Author: Ashley Sweatt

In this lesson, students examine the connection between student data and teacher evaluation.

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Notes on "Using Data to Guide Improvement"


(00:00 - 00:11) Introduction

(00:12 - 00:32) What Will You Learn Today?

(00:33 - 01:24) How is Data Related to Teacher Evaluation?

(01:25 - 02:35) How is Data Collected?

(02:36 - 04:07) How Should Student Data be Examined?

(04:08 - 06:29) What are the Steps in Establishing an Improvement Plan?

(06:30 - 07:04) What Did You Learn Today?

(07:05 - 07:32) Reflection

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