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Agenda at a Glance—Page 1

Session A B C D
Opening Plenary Session — 1:15 - 2:15p.m.
Session I
2:30 - 3:20

SLDS Roundtable Discussions
Session II
3:30 - 4:20
Looking at Data Management and Return on Investment (ROI) Through a State Lens
Bickell, Canada
Navigating the Data Standards Landscape Buckley, Fey Are Data-Based Decisions Promoted Through State Longitudinal Data Systems (SLDS) Happening at the Teacher Level? Airola, Garrison, Dunn Free Help: An Overview of State Education Information Management Capacities and Free Federal SST Assistance Sherrill, Gould, Lemke, Cohen, Chatis, Rozzelle
Session III
4:30 - 5:20
Privacy Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)—Threats to your Data
Rodriguez, Hall
Longitudinal Date Analysis—Time Travel for Education Data Fans Ogle, Dukes, Stowe, Weinberger, Sherrill, Clements, Ligon Partnership Enhancement Program: Teachers and Institutes for Higher Education (IHE) Faculty Using Data to Plan Professional Development Shoemaker, McCardle, Kegebein You Build It, Will They Come? Sargent, Tracey, Stein, Mawdsley
Session IV
8:30 - 9:30 
RTL (Response to Lunacy): Strategies to Create, Verify, and Submit Assessment Data
Weinberger, Collins

Interstate Mobility
Cassel, Gosa, Ogle, Pennington, Hartman
101: Introduction to Principles of Test Design

101: Intro to the Privacy Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Toolkit
Anthony, Rodriguez, Henning
Session V
9:45 - 10:45 
Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems (SLDS) and Adult Education: What’s the Connection?
Wilson, Pfeiffer, Rasmussen

Statewide Data Collection System
Schwartz, Cote
Maine Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) Data Warehouse Phase 2
Hurwitch, Stefanakos
Teacher-Student Linkages: A New York State Data Model Approach for Teacher/Leader Evaluation and Instructional Improvement
Wagner, Redgate
Session VI
11:00 - 12:00

Leveraging the Idaho System for Educational Excellence to Provide for a Statewide Instructional Improvement System
Wheeler, Cary, Carter
From Chaos to Control: The Data Governance Maturation Process at the Pennsylvania Department of Education
Bunis, Ream, Rodrigues

101: Public Domain Clearinghouse
Anthony, Sellers

Assessment Resource Tool (ART)—Impacting Wyoming Education
Bickell, Lallak, Stefanakos
Session VII
1:30 - 2:30

Education Reform Initiatives: A Case for Secondary and Postsecondary Data Collection, Data Analysis, Interpretation, and Decisionmaking


Saving Time and Gaining Accuracy—District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education Implements Unique Student Identifier System (SIS)
Guffy, Fontenot, Kullback, Hartman
Best Practices in Linking PK–12 and Higher Education

Sessa, Moldoff, Alderson

Common Education Data Standards (CEDS) 101: Why Adoption?
Gould, Giang, West, L’Orange
Session VIII
2:45 - 3:45
Written—Taught—Tested: How Kansas Is Completing the Cycle of Instruction
Gosa, Foster

District’s Longitudinal Data System (Growth Model): Impact on Instruction and Learning in Classrooms
Mwavita, Kitchens
Utilizing Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) Data Beyond Accountability
Bunis, Ream

State Visits Under the State Education Information Support Services (SEISS) Contract
Sherrill, Lemke
Session IX
4:00 - 5:00
Examining Local Education Agency Assessment Data for Students With Disabilities
Stettner-Eaton, Worthington, Miceli, Clark
Educational Clouds Down to Earth
A P–20 Longitudinal Data System Without Personally Identifiable Information or Software Costs
Gibson, Goodell
Version 2 of the Common Education Data Standards (CEDS)
Gould, Miller, Anthony, Young
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2011
Session X
8:30 - 9:30
You Want It Again? Considerations for Data Collection and Management of Longitudinal Data
Time to Pay Up: Distribution Patterns and Perceived Effects of Financial Awards in a Teacher Incentive Fund (TIF) Program
Hoyer, Jackson, Hyde, Rice
When and Where and By Whom: University Preparation of Educators to Use Data
Sherrill, Gummer, Mandinach
The Condition of Education 2011
Session XI
9:45 - 10:45
Data-Informed Professional Development
Brooks, Killion, Kennedy
The Challenges of Implementing an On-Line Teacher Credentialing System and Moving it to Real-Time
Dropout Prevention, College Readiness, and Teacher Matching: Using Existing State Data
Standardizing the Standards
Sessa, Bay, Skeel
Session XII
11:00 - 12:00
SIF and SOA: The SIF Zone Embraces Web Service Technology

What’s in a Name? Linking Achievement Data From a Large-Scale Database With the Common Core of Data
Cummings, Kennedy, Otterstedt

The School Attendance Boundary Information System (SABINS): Collecting, Processing and Disseminating GIS Data for K–12 School Catchment Areas

Postsecondary Data for a K–12 Audience: Reports From the National Student Clearinghouse Pilot
Simon, Hall, Dadashova
Color Key to Tracks Data Collection, Management, and/or Privary Data Dissemination Data Linking Beyond K-12 Data Standards and Quality Data Usage Research and/or Finance

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