A collection of tools and resources to design and conduct pilots, analyze their collected data, and potentially negotiate and purchase edtech tools. Tools are actionable (templates, surveys, etc.) while Resources are references (publications, websites, etc.).

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MassNET Beginning of Year Teacher Interview Protocol From LearnLaunch

This brief interview protocol focuses on teacher readiness to use technology.

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LEAP Personalized Learning Surveys From LEAP Innovations

The LEAP Personalized Learning Surveys are designed to measure the teaching practices and classroom conditions that enable personalized learning, ask teachers about their practices, and students about their classroom experiences.

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MassNET End of Year Teacher Interview Protocol From LearnLaunch

This brief interview protocol focuses on teacher reflections on technology and personalized learning.

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Site Observation Planning Protocol & Summary Tool From Citizen Schools

A document to guide and collect data during site observations by a member of a pilot team.

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Teacher Monthly Ratings From LearnLaunch

These logs take approximately 5 minutes and are a good way to track teacher experiences and product ratings over time as well as collect open-ended responses.

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MassNET Classroom Observation Protocol From LearnLaunch

This data collection instrument highlights key issues for reflection and measurement when observing classrooms and should be supplemented with scripted observation notes.

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Classroom Observation Protocol From iZone NYC

This is a sample data collection instrument to collect meaningful data when stakeholders in a pilot visit a classroom that is piloting a product.

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Instructional Goals and Metrics Guide From iZone NYC

This guide helps teachers identify and formalize their classroom need by walking them through a process to create their inquiry question and identify the metrics they will use to assess if the product solved their specific problem.

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Teacher Focus Group Protocol From LearnLaunch

This protocol has key questions for teacher focus groups.

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Are We Measuring the Right Outcome? From Ed Tech RCE Coach

This case study considers types of evidence to collect when piloting instructional technology.