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Published Articles by WestEd

Data-Driven Decision-Making: Stimulating Changes to Policy and Practice

WestEd’s Ellen Mandinach and Kim Schildkamp of University of Twente, Netherlands served as editors of a special issue of Studies in Educational Evaluation that brings together cutting-edge work on data-driven decision-making.

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Making the Most of the Governor's Budget Proposal

Four Recommendations for Designing a Single, Web-based Reporting Platform for K–12 Education Agencies

In response to the January 2019–20 California State Budget Proposal, this policy and practice brief offers four recommendations for designing a single, web-based reporting platform for K–12 education agencies through a process that values end users and fosters innovation.

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