Below are the currently scheduled workshops for PEIMS Data Plus. All sessions below are offered via WebEx at no cost. Onsite training for PDP is available, click here for more info.
Using PDP to assist with completing your SLR (Student Level Review)
September 21, 2012 9:00AM
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PDP for Beginners
Focus of this workshop is basic navigation of PDP. Includes discussion of data sources, user account types, and report creation. Session is intended for users who have never used PDP.
September 19, 2012 9:00AM
October 15, 2012 2:00PM
December 12, 2012 9:00AM Recording from December 12, 2012 Workshop
February 13, 2013 9:00AM Recording from February 13, 2013 Workshop
April 17, 2013 9:00AM
PDP for Experienced Users
Focus of this workshop is more detailed discussion of report criteria and report building. Also use of custom report builder. Session is intended for users who have prior experience using PDP. Suggested attendees would have attended “PDP for beginners” workshop.
October 18, 2012 9:00AM
November 1, 2012 2:00PM
PDP Fall PEIMS Review
Focus of this workshop is the Fall PEIMS data submission. Workshop will include discussion of student special population coding. We will create custom reports to verify fall data as well as accountability reports which use fall PEIMS data. Session is intended for district PEIMS personnel. Requires loading preliminary fall PEIMS File.
PDP Summer PEIMS Review
Focus of this workshop is the Summer PEIMS data submission. Workshop will include discussion of Student Attendance Audit Queries, also discussion of custom reports to verify summer data as well as accountability reports which use summer PEIMS data. Session is intended for district PEIMS personnel. Requires loading preliminary summer PEIMS File.
PDP Accountability and Testing
Workshop will cover STARR/TAKS reports interpretation and usage. Also a discussion of related PBMAS reports. Workshop is intended for District test administrators and other district staff involved with testing and accountability.
PDP Dropout Recovery / At Risk Review
Focus of this workshop will be detailed discussion of Completion/Dropout/ Graduation Report and PBMAS indicators pertaining to special population graduation rates will be reviewed. Suggested methods of utilizing the data and best practices for campuses to recover students will also be discussed. Session is intended for district staff responsible for at risk populations and or dropout recovery.
November 14, 2012 10:00AM
PDP Bilingual/ESL Review
Focus of this workshop will be on PEIMS and assessment data collected pertaining to the bilingual/ESL student population. Specifics include discussion of the LEP Services Survey Report, Bilingual/ESL ADA Report, and PBMAS reports pertaining to bilingual/ESL. Custom reports will be built using bilingual/ESL specific data. Session is intended for district staff responsible for student populations receiving bilingual/ESL services.
January 9, 2013 10:00AM Recording of January 9th workshop
PDP for the Business Office / Human Resources
Focus of this workshop will be on Mid Year PEIMS data. Also included will be a review of personnel related records from the Fall submission. Custom reports will be built. Session is intended for district staff responsible for business functions and human resources.
January 24, 2013 10:00am Recording from January 24, 2013 Workshop
PDP Using “On PAR”
Focus of workshop will be discussion of how On Par works, including discussion of data sources and release dates, District and Campus Report building, how PEER groups are built and suggestions for best practices using on Par. Intended audience, district and campus administrators interested in comparing district data to other Texas peer districts.
October 22, 2102 2:00PM
December 5, 2012, 10:00AM Recording from December 5, 2012 Workshop
January 25, 2013 10:00AM
March 14, 2013 10:00AM
PDP for Special Ed Staff
Focus of workshop will be on PEIMS and assessment data collected pertaining to the special education student population. Specifics include discussion of the Fall and Summer PEIMS special education Data Elements and PBMAS reports pertaining to special education. Session is intended for district staff responsible for special education student populations.
November 15, 2012 10:00AM
November 28, 2012 10:00AM Recording from November 28th Workshop