SLDS Record Retention and Data DestructionMay 1, 2021Sean Cottrell, Bill Hurwitch, Ross Lemke, Mike TasseyLearn More
A guide for record retention and data destruction policies.
Best Practices for SLDS Project ManagementApr 1, 2021SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A guide of common challenges faced by state SLDS project teams with example solutions from teams.
Education Data 101: A Briefing Book for PolicymakersMar 31, 2021Learn More
A briefing book for policymakers covering 10 facts about data in education to inform policy decisions.
SLDS Spotlight: Student Wallets: Sharing Digital Certificates and TranscriptsMar 1, 2021SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A report on North Dakota Information Technology Department’s implementation of blockchain for student wallets.
SLDS Guide: Best Practices for Onboarding Individuals and Organizations to an SLDS ProgramMar 1, 2021SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A guide explaining how to onboard new members to SLDS teams and programs.
SLDS Webinar: State Approaches to Cloud TechnologyJan 1, 2021SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A report from Michigan, Minnesota, and Arizona representatives on cloud technology and SLDS infrastructure.
Integrating Health and Education Data to Improve Educators’ Support of StudentsDec 1, 2020SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A report on the Hawai‘i State Department of Education's work to give educators insight into student health data.
Data Maturity Model Overview, Rubric, and Facilitator Tip SheetSep 23, 2020Learn More
The Data Maturity Model provides a roadmap and method for evaluating SLDS practices in order to maximize the value of the data system, understand a system’s cu…
Education and Workforce PipelineSep 22, 2020Learn More
The results of a grading system for state longitudinal data systems, which create the infrastructure for research and policy.
SLDS Guide: Cloud Computing Needs AssessmentJun 23, 2020Learn More
Many state agencies are eager to explore opportunities to support their data systems with cloud computing and to determine their needs and priorities for imple…
Accessing SLDS Data: Innovative Solutions to State-Specific Security ControlsMar 1, 2020SLDS Grant ProgramLearn More
A report on how California and Louisiana adapted their data management and data use procedures in compliance with state requirements.
The Emergence of Data Privacy Conversations and State ResponsesMay 19, 2019Rachel AndersonLearn More
State longitudinal data systems can be a powerful tool to support student success and spur equity-minded improvement throughout state education systems, but st…