Continuous Improvement

In NYC Community Schools, we are constantly seeking ways to better support our City's students. Check out what's happening at OCS and how use of data informs our work and addresses students' needs.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1d-v6W1rXNKfZPzWJdqP33f2BEGtN15x7
Continuous Improvement! A Community School Director's Guide for 
Using Data


This graphic illustrates the power of using data for continuous improvement to keep students at the center of the work.










Using Data for Continuous Improvement
What works
 
Three Core Beliefs

1.    The student data system shows trends in real time and is user-friendly.

2.    People and partnerships closest to issue have the solutions.

3.    Facilitation and a focus on results move groups from talk to action.


Training Opportunities 
Learn more about Continuous Improvement throughout the year. 


Belief #1: Real Time Data Trends Guide Decisions
Resources

New Visions Data Portal
 
Login Access FAQ
Attendance Heat MapFERPA and Data Safety
Strategic Data Check-ins and Related Information Three Powerful Data Tools Overview
 



Belief #2: People Closest to the Issue Have the Solution
School staff and Community School partners solve problems through collaboration and data use. 


https://sites.google.com/site/communityschoolsnycdoe/resources/attendance-resources/weekly-attendance-meetings

Student Success Summit Resources

 Weekly attendance meeting information


Principal and CSD Hub





Assets and Needs Assessment Tool

Coming soon
 

Family Page
For Families







Attendance Resources
Community Resources
http://www.communityschools.nyc/resources/attendance-resources/success-mentors
Success Mentor Hub
 


Community Partnerships


Belief #3: Facilitation and a Focus on Results Move Groups from Talk to Action
Tips for collaboration

 
This resource page stores materials to help you set agendas, run effective meetings, and more.
 
http://www.communityschools.nyc/resources/continuous-improvement/results
Explore here for success stories within our community schools.





Reach out for additional help or training from the Data Help Center at:
email: hscalise@schools.nyc.gov
phone: (212) 323-9526