Infographic: Who Uses Student Data?

Organization: Data Quality Campaign
Published: November 24, 2014

Most personal student information stays local. Districts, states, and the federal government all collect data about students for important purposes like informing instruction and providing information to the public. But the type of data collected, and who can access them, is different at each point. This graphic shows how student data—from schools to the US Department of Education—are and are not accessed and used.