Hawker Brownlow Education

Data Literacy for Educators: Making it Count in Teacher Preparation and Practice

Author: Ellen B Mandinach, Edith S Gummer

Availability: In Stock

Code: TCP2219

ISBN: 9781742392219

No of Pages: 168

Publish date: 05/08/2016

Price: $45.95


Teachers in all stages of professional growth need to learn
how to use data effectively and responsibly in inform their teaching practices.

This ground-breaking resource describes data literacy for
teaching, emphasising the important relationship between data knowledge and
skills, and disciplinary and pedagogical content knowledge. Case studies of
emerging programs in schools of education are used to illustrate the key
components need to integrate data-driven decision-making into the teaching
curricula. Data Literacy for Educators

  • defines data literacy for
    teaching and outlines the knowledge and skills it comprises

  • uses examples and case studies
    that tie theory to practice

  • provides a roadmap for
    integrating data literacy into teacher preparation programs

  • covers emerging trends, such as
    virtual and hybrid courses and massive open online courses.

Data Literacy for Educators provides concrete strategies
for schools of education, professional developers and school districts.