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Lake Oswego School District Embraces Data Visualization Platform for Decision making

Award winning Lake Oswego School District chooses GuideK12, geovisual analytics software Eagan, MN January 7, 2015 – Administrators at Lake Oswego School District selected GuideK12’s cloud-based solution to enable district analysis and strategic planning with a geographic perspective. The team from Lake Oswego School District, led by Superintendent Dr. Heather Beck, was impressed by the […]
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Wayzata Case Study: Guiding Principles Drive a Successful District Realignment

Wayzata Public Schools had uneven growth and a need to make changes. With the right tools, data and approach they effectively and efficiently made changes that garnered school board and community support with a year to implement the recommended changes.  
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Four Pillars of Change: Driving Proactive Change

Big change requires strategic, data-driven thinking. This article outlines four key pillars that support districts making change and challenges leaders to ask key questions about the process and approach to ensure success for all in the end. After 41 years in public education, I would say this: the most important component of any process is […]
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District Referendum Success Story: Stillwater Public Schools

Stillwater Public Schools just saw one of the largest bond proposals in district history pass with strong community support. In total, $97.5 million will be spent over the next 3 years to reconfigure grade levels, upgrade district facilities and build a new elementary school. This is not the first time a long-range plan had been […]
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GuideK12 hosts Arizona Event for District Administrators

You are invited to attend: Preparing for Change in Arizona School Districts – 2015 and Beyond In the next five years, your district will most likely face population growth, decline or a demographic shift. What demographic changes are coming for AZ? How will you manage these and other challenges? How are these changes factoring into […]
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GK12 - Insights from a Strategic District Realignment

Insights from a Strategic District Realignment

Change for a district can be very disruptive and is never easy. The administration at Sunnyside Unified SchoolDistrict (SUSD) understood the task they had in front of them and carefully planned to meet the needs of all stakeholders — including students, parents and staff — ensuring the most ideal outcome possible.
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