Release of 2014 TCAP Operational Items

One of my biggest criticisms of the State Department of Education is the refusal to release item level data and operational test items from previous years.  The absence of this sort of data makes it impossible to make sound educational decisions using data analysis from “the test” that so many policy …

15% Achievement Measure – *MEA CULPA*

On my previous post regarding the TEAM Evaluation 15% Achievement Measure worksheet, measures, and scales [Click Here], I inappropriately directed persons interested in the Mean Achievement Level Increase (MALI) scale to contact their assigned Data Coach for assistance with its development. Just as I am unable to offer specific advice to educators about their …

14/15 TVAAS Projections in the DWH

TVAAS Projections for the current school year are now viewable in the DWH. The TVAAS Projection Picture Roster report is a great resource here …

New DWH Dashboard Reports

The DWH Team has recently rolled out a few new Dashboard Reports that provide some useful visuals for school-wide data points. Attendance …