The above link will take you to a short 5 minute overview of the
- The dashboards will flag emerging issues such as problems in attendance, class work, and test performance as early as possible.
- These early warning flags will help teachers adjust their instruction to reverse negative academic trends.
- The student GPS Dashboards will provide instant access to analyzed data, instead of requiring requests to a data analyst for ad hoc reports.
- Loading dashboard data to TSDS is strictly optional. Local education agencies (LEAs--Texas school districts and charter schools) have no obligation to use the Dashboard Data Mart (DDM) or the studentGPS Dashboards. However, they provide a rich, sophisticated, empirical approach to teaching that help schools, classes, and individual students get more from their educational opportunities.