NEWS BRIEF: TERC’s Using Data Collaborates with WestEd in New Data for Decisions Initiative

May 1, 2013



CAMBRIDGE, MA– TERC’s Using Data is collaborating with WestEd to provide professional development on data use and examine its impact through WestEd’s new 'Data for Decisions Initiative'. The 'Data for Decisions Initiative' is addressing the importance of data use and data-driven decision making in education to inform decisions in policy and practice.

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TERC's Using Data provides customized professional development for district and school leaders, data coaches, and data teams in a collaborative process for analyzing data in order to inform instruction and improve learning for all students. For more information, please visit:

WestEd is a San Francisco, California-based research, development, and service agency that works within education and other communities to promote excellence, achieve equity, and improve learning for children, youth, and adults. For more information, please visit: