Data Systems Overview: A focus on Student Level Data Systems and Privacy

Organization: New Hampshire Department of Education
Published: January 1, 2016

The NH DoE has developed data collection policies, processes and procedures to strengthen education. This document will walk you through a historical summary describing the evolution of today’s system; a summary of what data is collected and used by schools and the public (both data maintained in the State Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) as well as the other DoE databases); a review of the technology used to secure the data and a summary of the training and ongoing efforts to develop a data rich culture in New Hampshire.