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Data-Driven Learning

[Best Practices] 5 Tips to Improve Student Outcomes with Data

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Sarah Cornelius

Today’s educators have access to a wide variety of student data, but are you getting the right data?

The Value of Benchmarking: What’s the Difference Between Interim and Formative Assessments?

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Jeff Mcleod

We're kicking off a series on benchmarking assessment by defining the two primary types: interim and formative tests.

[Product Update] Reading Eggs is Receiving a Powerful Data Refresh!

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McKenna Wierman

Edmentum’s learn-to-read program, Reading Eggs, is making it even easier for you to monitor reading progress and proficiency by launching a brand-new data dashboard!

[Feature Focus] Exact Path’s Adaptive Learning Paths

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Winnie O'Leary

Our new Exact Path program combines adaptive diagnostic assessments with tailored learning paths to power truly personalized learning experiences. Here, we're taking a close look at how we designed our learning paths to provide just-in-time, data-driven instruction.

Research at Edmentum: Supporting Our 4 Commitments to Customers

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Sarah Cornelius

Our in-house research team is solely focused on conducting valid and reliable research on each of our products that is meaningful, improves teaching and learning, and supports the development of fair and equitable learning environments.

7 Tips & Tricks to Make the Most of Study Island for Test Preparation

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Sarah Cornelius

Are you and your students in the thick of preparing for spring testing? Study Island can be a powerful tool to provide meaningful practice for students and save you time.

How Teachers Can Introduce and Implement Academic Parent-Teacher Teams in the Classroom

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McKenna Wierman

The Academic Parent-Teacher Teams (APTT) model isn’t just the latest trend in classrooms across the country; it’s a great way to refresh the traditional parent-teacher conference in a way that’s productive and beneficial for you, your students, and their caregivers.

Progress Monitoring & Student Agency: Best Practices for Using Portfolios in the Classroom

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Scott Sterling

Portfolios offer a more holistic view of a student’s progress than many other forms of assessment and can be used to capture more learning modalities. Here are four tips to make the most of them in the classroom!

4 Tips to Use Student Data for More Productive Parent-Teacher Conferences

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McKenna Wierman

Sharing the right student data with parents when conference time rolls around can help you paint a clearer picture of each child's process, and give parents meaningful strategies to help their child continue making improvements.

[Product Update] Reading Eggspress Reporting Dashboard Complete!

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Madison Michell

We've been hard at work improving the recently released reporting functionality for teachers in Reading Eggspress, and now we're excited to announce four new reports available through the dashboard!

[Student Engagement] Extending Learning Over the Winter Break with Study Island

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Regina Waddell

Study Island is an excellent resource to keep your students working over the break without the hassles of traditional take-home packets. Here are two of our favorite strategies!

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