Data Basics & Data Essentials
Brought to you by The Academy at NHSA in partnership with Acorn Evaluation, Inc.
Did you know that you are a data person?
You are a data person, and these courses will show you how important your role is!
Data Basics and Data Essentials are asynchronous courses intended for anyone in Head Start. The Data Basics course lays a foundation for developing data literacy and supports a journey to a stronger understanding of how to use data for program improvement. The Data Essentials course builds on the concepts introduced in Data Basics and expands the understanding of how to apply data concepts in Head Start.
Course creator Dr. Greg Dixon introduces the Data Basics and Data Essentials courses.
Meet the Creator
Dr. Greg Dixon works with Head Start and Early Head Start programs nationwide to make the most of their data through analysis, evaluation, professional development, and process improvement. As the Chief Analytics Officer at Acorn Evaluation, he brings two decades of award-winning experience as a professor and curriculum designer to the development of programs that make data fun and accessible to all.