Gathering, Protecting, and Analyzing Student Data with AWS (Sponsored by: Amazon Web Services)
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM: Breakout
Room: Galleria I (Hilton Portland Downtown)
Format: Sponsored Session - 30 Minutes
Brief Session Description: Data has the potential to answer the toughest questions faced by K12 leaders such as: Why are kids dropping out? Are we spending our money wisely? How can we recruit and retain the best teachers?
The process of gathering data in one place and having the data science expertise to analyze the data can be challenging. In this session, Dr. Mark Luetzelschwab, Head of the Global Education Solutions team at Amazon Web Services (AWS) will:
· Highlight districts that are getting results from their data
· Introduce a step-by-step model for gathering, securing, analyzing, and acting on data
· Provide insight into how to use AWS to harness the power of data to achieve your districts' academic and community goals through purposeful engagements with nonprofit and for-profit organizations.