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Decision Making Based on Performance Data

Give an example of a decision that you made based on performance data. What assured you that the data were valid and reliable? Be specific.

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1, Give an example of a decision that you made based on performance data. What assured you that the data were valid and reliable. Be specific.

Let's look at an illustrative example of teachers/educators using student performance data to make decisions about educational interventions based on the student's performance.

The data are valid and reliable because the performance data are "real" scores obtained by the students on assignments, quizzes and tests.

ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLE: North Dakota Department of Public Instruction

Decisions in an educational practice are based on professional judgment informed directly by student performance data. Data-based decision making is infused in all components of an RTI practice. At the screening level, data would be used to make decisions about which students are at risk of their needs not being met. In the progress monitoring stage, data is used to make decisions about effectiveness of interventions. Decisions to increase or decrease levels of ...

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By example, this solution illustrates a decision made based on performance data. It also explains the criteria that assures that the data are valid and reliable.

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