As any student with critical thinking skills could tell you, the first step to solving a problem lies in understanding the question. You need a firm grasp of the facts before you can be an effective agent of change. Dealing with the achievement gap is no different. With relevant data and analytics, individuals and organizations are empowered to take action on this important issue where it is needed most and in ways that are proven to be highly effective.
Generation Next strives to provide data tools that enable effective, data-driven targeting of resources and services. The interactive dashboards assist in identifying struggling students, schools, and communities. Is school attendance an issue? Is poverty? Where should you target your services? The dashboards allow you to interact with all of this information and more.
You can also scroll to the bottom of this page for additional resources and information on general data inquiries.
Pull back the curtain and use the tools below to help identify schools that are struggling and in need. Then use the contact information provided to get in touch with the schools and neighborhoods that need your help the most.
The following sources of data can also be used for further research and investigation. The information can shed additional light on both the root causes of the achievement gap and effective methods for remedying it.
Generation Next is committed to both improvement and providing you with data-driven information to identify schools in need and make a difference in the lives of at-risk children. As such, please provide any feedback or questions through the link below.