Schedule at a Glance

Sponsor Session: Microsoft Using Analytics to Improve Student Outcomes
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM:
Room: Huron
Format: Sponsored Session - 30 Minutes
Brief Session Description: Description: In this session, we will discuss how Microsoft is working with Educational Institutions around the country to use data to gain a better understanding of students, including the challenges they face that prevent them from meeting or exceeding their educational goals, and help educators implement personalized learning plans. We then use Predictive Analytics to proactively ensure students have the appropriate resources available to them to ultimately change their outcome for the better. You will hear how Tacoma Public Schools increased their graduate rate from 55% to 83% in just a few years by creating this data driven decision making culture.