In education, some experiences require using teaching strategies and methodologies to achieve goals for you, the educator, and your students. Understanding how to effectively use data will increase the chances of reaching goals.


Google DocMeaningful Data Guidebook - resources for 3 modules of content.  Educators and professional development providers can integrate these resources into new or existing activities or training.  Each module provides:

  • Driving question for the module
  • Learning objectives for the learners
  • Professional learning activity document based on the 5E's Inquire model for out-of-the-box training
  • Webinar Recording for asynchronous learning
  • Presentation for use in leading training
  • Protocol for deeper or reflective thinking

Google DocToolkit - a companion to the Meaningful Data Guidebook, this resource can be used when creating your own custom professional development. It contains the following elements:

  • Description of what each module focuses on
  • Guiding questions used to develop the Meaningful Data slide decks and videos
  • Content resources used in the Meaningful Data professional learning activities
  • Integrated technology connections that can easily be integrated into activities when using these materials
  • Protocols or thinking routines referenced

Some ways in which the toolkit may be useful to you include:

  • Developing your own custom professional development around this topic, 
  • Integrating these ideas/skills into other existing content or offerings
  • Expanding on or modifying the pre-created resources provided in the Guidebook

Video DocumentToolkit Overview