The Skillful Data Use Series - Collaborative Inquiry: Connecting Data to Results

What is this?

  • An introductory set of video-based instructional modules on Skillful Data Use™ highlighting the rationale and a process for using data to improve teaching and learning

Who is it for?

  • K-12 teachers and administrators
  • Data and instructional coaches
  • Data Teams and professional learning communities
  • Participants and alumni of RBT’s Data Coach Program
  • Schools both new to and veterans of collaborative inquiry

What’s included in the set?

  • Instructional videos including modules with:
    1. Insights from Data Coaches, teachers, and administrators who have successfully implemented collaborative inquiry
    2. Expert commentary by Nancy Love, lead author of The Data Coach’s Guide to Improving Learning for All Students, and RBT consultants
    3. Data Teams in action
  • “Reflect and Dialogue” questions to guide individual and/or collaborative learning
  • Support Materials to accompany videos

How can you use this?

  • For individual learning
  • As a resource for Data Teams or study groups to use together to take stock of and strengthen collaborative inquiry in your school or district
  • To build stakeholder support for collaborative inquiry
  • To prepare for implementation of RBT’s Data Coach Program
  • As a refresher on key elements of RBT’s Data Coach Program
  • As a companion to The Data Coach’s Guide to Improving Learning for All Students: Unleashing the Power of Collaborative Inquiry (Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, 2008) by N. Love, K.E. Stiles, S. Mundry, and K. DiRanna

Permissions

The material in these videos and support documents from or adapted from Nancy Love, Katherine E. Stiles, Susan Mundry, and Kathryn DiRanna, The Data Coach’s Guide to Improving Learning for All Students: Unleashing the Power of Collaborative Inquiry (Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, 2008) is used and adapted with the permission of Corwin Press.

Video Category: 

  • Skillful Data Use
  • The Skillful Data Use Series