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State Education Data Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic 

This Special Report summarizes the survey’s major findings and offers examples of state strategies for addressing the pandemic’s impact on education data.


  June 7, 2022

  Policy Report

  Early Education (P-3), High School, K-12, Postsecondary

  AR, HI, IN, MI, OH, TN, UT, WA

  Accountability, Assessment, Attendance, Governance

Governance of and Funding for Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems

An education leader asked for information related to the governance, operation and funding of statewide longitudinal data systems (SLDS). Our response includes examples of how states assign roles and responsibilities…


  September 20, 2021

  State Information Request

  Early Education (P-3), K-12, Postsecondary

  CA, CT, GA, HI, ID, KY, MD, MN, NC, OR, TN, WA

  Finance, Governance

Data Lessons and Resources for the Arts Education Field

Since late 2017, the National Endowment for the Arts has collaborated with Education Commission of the States on an initiative to make more and better information available on young people’s…


  July 31, 2020

  Policy Report



  Accountability, Arts

Examining SLDS Development and Utility

This policy report explores statewide longitudinal data systems, including benefits and obstacles of connecting education data, and provides a comprehensive look at data systems in three states through detailed case studies. Updated…


  March 17, 2017

  Policy Report

  Early Education (P-3), High School, K-12, Postsecondary

  CT, RI, WI