Data is a key part of a student’s learning.  Whilst teacher’s naturally gather (and hopefully analyse) data as part of their teaching practice, the following infographic hopefully assists them to understand how data can be useful in fully understanding a student.  It asks a teacher to be critical of results and see that these results are one of many pieces of information that can inform them about a student and their learning journey.  This too means that no single piece of information or result is over emphasised.

Data and the Learning Journey