Making Data User Friendly for Classroom Teachers
Jim Boardman, Assistant Commissioner Department of Education, Arkansas
Neal Gibson, Project Manager Arkansas Longitudinal Data System
Arkansas's is developing a longitudinal data warehouse that includes individual level student and teacher information, including financial, professional development, student assessment, teacher licensure, and higher education data. An electronic transcript system is currently in place and is being used to distribute transcripts between all public schools and between the public schools and higher education institutions.