News

Updates from the world of data analytics.

Tools for K-12 Educational Leaders to Leverage Data to Develop Future-Focused Strategies

March 1, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Jennifer Haney-Crowe, VP of Marketing
630.955.7662
jhcrowe@forecast5analytics.com

 

District Administration features Forecast5 Analytics in its latest issue to highlight how their decision support tools are helping school administrators improve academic return on investment in today's challenging budget environment.

Naperville, IL (March 1, 2018) - District Administration features Forecast5™ Analytics, Inc. in its latest magazine issue, "Tools for K12 educational leaders to leverage data to develop future-focused strategies". Forecast5 is significantly helping school administrators improve academic return on investment in today's challenging budget environment. Michael English, CEO/President of Forecast5, shares how district administrators can leverage data analytics tools for decision making, uncovering new resources, executing multiyear projections, and performing peer comparisons. 

How can district administrators make more efficient, effective and strategic decisions?

There is data available to support many of the decisions that school administrators make every day. Often though, it takes time to manually gather and model that data. If a project uses 80 percent of its timeline to gather and model data, that leaves just 20 percent of the time to actually analyze it. Forecast5™ Analytics tries to flip that paradigm to make data gathering and modeling the minority of the project time, giving school administrators more time to analyze the information. This provides a better chance of developing a superior solution to a given problem. Our products have the capability to pull information together faster, as well as to create clear and effective presentations that are better understood by stakeholders.

Read Full Article...

About Forecast5 Analytics

Forecast5™ Analytics provides decision support tools for public sector entities. Our state-of-the-art analytics technology helps you build annual or multi-year budgets, model different scenarios and future impacts, find new revenue sources and more, with a series of clicks.  More than 1,200 local governments across the country are using Forecast5 tools to maximize their data insights. For more information, visit www.forecast5analytics.com

About District Administration

District Administration (DA), is the most widely received and most regularly read publication for school district leaders nationwide in print and digital publishing. For more information, visit https://www.districtadministration.com/ 

From the learning center

Merrillville Community School Corporation Uses New eLearning Insights

Merrillville Community School Corporation Uses New eLearning Insights

As the COVID-19 pandemic moved across the nation, schools began closing, and Merrillville made the decision to move all classes virtual. Dr. Dexter Suggs, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum & Instruction, was faced with the daunting task of trying to determine how to support student learning in this new environment.

Read Now
Boundary Planning Playbook

Boundary Planning Playbook

Get your playbook for step-by-step guidance to a successful boundary planning process. (eBook)

Download Now
Carroll ISD Leverages Data Analytics to Educate & Empower School Board

Carroll ISD Leverages Data Analytics to Educate & Empower School Board

During William Wooten's first week with Southlake-Carroll ISD as their Assistant Superintendent for Financial Services, he was faced with
the daunting task of sharing the district’s financial information with newly elected board members during onboarding training.

Read Now
Stephenville ISD Receives Improved Marks in S&P Financial Management Assessment

Stephenville ISD Receives Improved Marks in S&P Financial Management Assessment

 Texas district improves their S&P Management Assessment marks through a new formalized financial planning process based on Forecast5 solutions.

Read Now