This report outlines the processes and procedures used to mine and analyze data from the Florida education staffing database. The also report provides directions and examples for conducting similar work using administrative databases.
This report provides a primer for using multilevel regression modeling to analyze multiple levels of data (students nested in schools), and provides an illustration from a REL Northeast & Islands study of English language learners.
Public school students in 28 states scored higher than their peers in the nation; students in 15 states and the District of Columbia scored lower than their peers nationally. The interactive map provides details. (Read more)
In Science, no state scored lower in 2011 than in 2009. The interactive map provides details! (Read more)
2009 graduates earned an average of 3 credits more over the course of their high school education than 1990 graduates. This translates to about 420 additional hours of instruction during their high school careers.