Introduction

Evidence of effective teaching can often be demonstrated by student growth. This progress is most accurately reflective of the education when it is measured, understood, and shared. This unit covers the toolset that allows teachers to analyze student growth data and share it with others.

What Will You Learn?

In this unit, you’ll learn to:

  • Determine the correct type of data to collect as an educator
  • Develop effective methods of collecting the data required
  • Organize and configure information to accurately represent the results
  • Determine what lessons are needed to help students keep their information secure
  • Pick the right tool for the learning objective you are trying to reach
  • Determine what process to use to discover various methods of data analysis

If you already know this material, feel free to skip to the Unit Review at the end.

What Products Will We Cover?

Throughout this unit, we’ll be using these products. You don’t have to master them, but if you’ve never used them before, take a moment to get familiar with them. For help, click the icons below.

What Skills Will You Need?

Throughout this unit, we’ll ask you to do tasks that require the following skills. Don’t worry; we’ll show you where to learn each skill here AND again in each lesson.


Create a Google Sheet

Create a Google Form

Determine the Destination of Data Collected with a Google Form

Organize Data Collected in a Google Sheet

Analyze the Data in a Google Sheet with Charts and Graphs

Publish Results from a Google Sheet