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2018 PDE Data Summit

Education Data: Building Blocks for Student Success
March 25th to 28th
Hershey Lodge, Hershey, PA
Hotel Reservations:

A room block is available at the Hershey Lodge, and reservations can be made using the link above. Room Block Pricing: $148.74 (Hotel Tax included).

Official Event Hashtag: #DataSummit2018

Main Topic Tracks:

  • ESSA
  • Future Ready PA Index
  • PIMS Collections
  • STEM
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Data Governance
  • Data Visualization and Technical Skills

Learning Objectives:

  • Gain a better understanding of the statewide ESSA plan;
  • Learn how the Future Ready PA Index will impact your LEA;
  • Increase knowledge of the data and how it can improve student and educator performance;
  • Understand new technologies and how they can be leveraged to emphasize student growth;
  • Create and utilize processes and procedures to support data improvement efforts;
  • Increase consistency and confidence in data-driven decisions.

DQN Data Governance Award of Excellence:
The Data Quality Network would like to acknowledge outstanding contributions to the quality of data within Pennsylvania schools. The award will be presented to honor a member of a data governance team who has exhibited dedication, leadership, and commitment to the establishment and growth of data governance either within their organization or on a regional or statewide scale. Nominations are being taken at the following online link:

The DQN Data Governance Award of Excellence will again be presented at the annual Data Summit during Tuesday’s lunch.

Inclement Weather:
Unless the Governor declares a State of Emergency, the 2018 PDE Data Summit will run as scheduled, regardless of weather. The cancelation policies found on the Attendee Information and Exhibitor Information pages will apply.