Tip #1: Clean Slate with Clean Data
Before you share data with anyone, you need to be confident that it’s accurate. That’s especially true now because your colleagues’ first experience with the data can have a lasting impact. If they can’t trust it at the beginning, it may be hard to regain that confidence later in the year.
Of course, every school system has some data issues! That’s natural. The trick is to set up systems––both high-tech and people-powered––to minimize errors in your data. Plus, most of these practices will save your data team time as well!