Quantifying Kids

NPR’s Marketplace had a great piece this evening on educational data mining. As an evaluator its par for the course in this day and age to be asked to work with a variety of different types student data to determine programmatic outcomes and potential learning gains (as well as opportunities for improvement). Their infographic does a great job giving a sense of the educational data landscape: http://www.marketplace.org/content/lc-privacy-infographicstudentdata

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