Increasing Your State’s Capacity to Share Your Data Effectively
High-quality data is the foundation for conducting thorough data analysis and effective data use for continuous improvement. It is critically important to effectively prepare and share data with stakeholders to gain insights about the data to inform decisionmaking. This webinar focused on the need for states to give thoughtful consideration thoughtful consideration to understanding the targeted audience, formulating key messages, planning a dissemination strategy, and providing access to the data. Presenters in this webinar emphasized important questions that guided data analysis and use of data by local programs, local districts, and other stakeholders that affect how states communicate data to these critical audiences. Participants heard how states are preparing and sharing state data to their Part B and Part C stakeholders to promote effective feedback to inform decisionmaking.