How to Make Your Data Work for You
(Formerly Data Analysis Training)
Using data to inform instructional practice and shape school culture.
The training will explore expectation and opportunity gaps and their relationship to the achievement gap. Participants will be introduced to a data protocol that will help generate tangible evidence to meet and support challenges that exist at the school or district level.
Participants will complete a data analysis protocol that will require them to identify a research question, analyze their data, and present their next steps to the group. This training is designed for the novice to moderately comfortable data user. Participants are provided with a variety of AVID data reports but are encouraged to bring any data they would like to use as part of their two-day experience. Participants will also receive Got Data? Now What?: Creating and Leading Cultures of Inquiry by Laura Lipton and Bruce Wellman.
For additional information, view the How to Make Your Data Work for You Brochure.
What Participants are Saying
Here are a few quotes from How to Make Your Data Work for You Trainings participants:
What I found the most useful? We looked at specific data and created action plans that are realistic and relevant."
It was really interesting looking at our own data - I feel that our site team will appreciate and use our work."
Very helpful and thought-provoking. Can be used to help promote, strengthen and defend the AVID program."
I appreciated having designated time with colleagues to critically analyze our own data and better organize a plan for data collection."
Cancellation and Refund Policy
What is AVID's cancellation and refund policy?
AVID Center must make financial commitments to its faculty, staff, and outside vendors/contractors on an annual basis for all Events. If cancellation becomes necessary, the following Cancellation Policy will prevail.
30 Days Before Event Date: With a $75.00 Processing Fee
For change to or cancellation of any AVID Event, participants are required to provide written notice no fewer than 30 days before Event date. All requests must be in writing by completing the online Contact Form.
No written Notice or No-show: No Refund
If AVID Center does not receive written notice 30 days before Event date or if a participant is a no-show, participants will not be eligible for a refund. Registrations must be paid in full if cancellation does not fall within the guidelines above.
AVID Center seeks 100% customer satisfaction. AVID Center encourages participants to send a substitute if they are unable to attend an Event. Participants also have the option to attend a different Event offered in the same year. AVID Center must be notified in writing by completing the online Contact Form.
Cancellation by AVID Center
AVID Center reserves the right to cancel an Event or Summer Institute Strand due to low enrollment. you will be notified via email and any other available options will be given at that time.
In the event that AVID Center cancels an Event or Summer Institute Strand and you are unable to attend another Event or different Strand, AVID Center will refund 100% of registration cost if payment has already been received.
Last day to submit cancellation for refund (minus $75.00 processing fee)
One month before each event begins.
Note: AVID Center is not responsible for making or canceling any Hotel or Airfare reservations.