The Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) leverages stakeholders and partners of education, training, and employment programs to create a system which provides data to support the research and evaluation of programs to improve the outcomes of individuals provided service. SLDS maximizes the usefulness of management information while protecting the privacy and security of personal information.
An SLDS Committee was formed in 2007 through ND Century Code (Section 15.1-02-18) and is responsible for governing a system for sharing longitudinal data. Additional information is available on the SLDS Website.
ITD provides Hosting, Business Intelligence, and other necessary services in support of the SLDS Committee.
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North Dakota's Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) program, which provides data to support research and evaluation of education and training programs, has launched a new publicly available app.
Keep up to date with the Statewide Longitudinal Data System (SLDS) through the spring 2016 newsletter. Learn about SLDS training services, research and analytics, the eTranscript Education Portal, and how agencies are using the SLDS.
Succeed 2020, an initiative to ensure students' "successful transition from school to college and careers" was recently the subject of an article in the West Fargo Pioneer.