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Supporting a Culture of Data Use

  • Topics

    Data for Instruction > Data-Driven Culture > Learn What Works
  • Grade Level

    Middle School (6-8), Intermediate (4-6), High School (9-12), Preschool, Primary (K-3)

  • Author

    Doing What Works

Dr. Jeffrey Wayman explains the importance of providing supports for data use. Schools can build capacity for data use through supports such as a school-based facilitator, well-defined training, and dedicated time for teachers to collaborate and have conversations around data use. Dr. Wayman notes that the facilitators need to have structured roles and extensive training.