Education Analytics is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin. Their deeply knowledgeable and experienced team of economists, data programmers, policy analysts, and support staff provides clients and partners with multiple core services, including student growth metrics, education policy, and technical assistance.
As the reporting and analytics partner for Linked Learning Analytics, Education Analytics work with data from all LLA partners to perform advanced strategic analytics to develop and integrate useful metrics. In doing so, they can help pathways, schools, districts and consortia identify success in access, opportunity, and outcomes in high school Linked Learning pathways, and ultimately in college and career success. The goal of the practices informed through these metrics is to ensure that more students, particularly underrepresented students, complete high school, earn a college degree and/or professional credential, and enter financially sustaining and personally relevant careers.
The CORE Districts, and CORE Data Collaborative, bring together K-12 districts across California that have committed to work together to improve teaching and learning. By partnering with the CORE network, local education agencies can have access to a comprehensive K-12 data solution that integrates college and career, school culture and climate, and social emotional data into a streamlined platform that provides common reporting and data warehousing.
LaunchPath, a regional work-based learning management tool, helps connect students and employers for meaningful work-based learning opportunities. As a web-based platform the tool support connections between districts, schools, students, employers, and intermediary organizations to facilitate experiences ranging from guest speakers, worksite tours and job shadows to internships. LaunchPath encourages students to think about their college and career goals and uses that information to inform a matching algorithm that helps them find an internship that aligns with their interests.
LaunchPath is most often adopted by a region, city or county. Implementation sites include cities across California, and cities in Oregon and Washington. With over 5,000 students, 1,000 employers using the tool we have seen over 1,000 internships matched.