Definition: The act of gathering information about student learning before, during, and after a lesson. Data comes in a variety of forms and can be collected in a multitude of ways.

Forms of data:

How to use the data:

Questions to ask yourself about your data collection:


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Sackstein, S. (n.d.). Tracking Student Progress: They’re More Than Data. from

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Sackstein, S. (n.d.). Using Data to Determine When a Do-Over Is Necessary., from

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