CEPD 7130 Assessment and Effective Use of Data 3/0/3
Internet access is required, and students must have access to the most current versions of SPSS, and Microsoft Excel. Labs on campus will provide access to these requirements.
The purpose of this course is to help educational leaders in training develop proficiency in the use of test scores as data to make decisions that relate to students' achievement, as well as to students' personal, social, and emotional well-being. Those enrolled will learn how to evaluate psychometric instruments and interpret various test scores. In addition, students will learn how to use test data to gain equal opportunities for all students, how to use test data to identify and target areas for support when needed, and how to use test data to advocate and effect change within the school, school system, and community.