How to Make a Teacher Data Hub for Daily Use with Rick Meyer Transformative Principal 588

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Today's episode is super fascinating. Rick Meyer shared his dashboard, and you might want to check out the YouTube video for this episode because it is incredible what he’s doing with teacher data. 
  • The power of the data hub
  • Very reactive in MTSS to start
  • Didn’t know how to do formulas to start
  • Data entry comes from Google forms
  • Main test scores entered by admin/instructional coach
  • Progress monitoring is done by paraprofessionals
  • Students enter data
  • Teachers don’t put any data in. 
  • Daily: Checkin/attendance data
  • Weekly: Sonday Phonics Progress monitoring - Color coding based on their MAP Scores. 
  • Monthly or as needed: Raider badges & Freckle Intervention program 
  • Behavior data - Ownership rooms
  • Protecting the data: hLookup Query and other formulas
  • Wiping out the old data.
  • How to be a transformative principal? Identify what you want to collect! 

About Rick Meyer
Rick Meyer is an elementary principal in Sidney, NE. He has been in education for 19 years, the first 7 as a kindergarten teacher. He then transitioned to a technology coordinator for his district for the next 5 years, where he helped implement technology and taught K-5th grade technology integration. He then moved into administration and is in his 7th year as a principal. Meyer is married to another elementary principal in Sidney and they have two children, a daughter, 16, and a son, 12. He holds a master's degree in administration and is currently working towards his specialist degree to become a superintendent. Meyer has been passionate about technology in education since he entered teaching.

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How to Make a Teacher Data Hub for Daily Use with Rick Meyer Transformative Principal 588