We advocate to change the role of data to ensure that data works for everyone navigating their education and workforce journeys.

Individuals, families, educators, communities, and policymakers must have the information they need to foster successful journeys through education and the workforce.

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What We Do

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Dive deeper into the issues that drive DQC’s work

data

DQC’s research provides a national picture of state and local data efforts.

advocacy

DQC advocates for policies and practices that support individuals through education and the workforce.

communicate

DQC helps the field communicate clearly, directly, and inclusively about data.

Education Data 101

Data is one of the most powerful tools to inform, engage, and create opportunities for individuals along their journey through education and into the workforce.

The Data Quality Campaign (DQC) is the only national nonprofit advocacy organization dedicated to ensuring that data works for everyone.

We understand that individual journeys through education and into the workforce are unique—and believe that individuals, families, educators, communities, and policymakers deserve the benefit of data that supports them along the way.

Flagship Resources

Our flagship resources are the cornerstones of our work. Start here for information on how to ensure that data works for everyone navigating their education and workforce journeys.

Show Me the Data 2021

DQC’s annual review of state report cards explores how states use their most public-facing resource.

Growth Data is Critical for Supporting Student Success

Growth measures provide a more complete picture of school quality.

Grace’s Path to Success

See how one student, Grace, uses data to make important decisions that help her reach her goals.
Data Quality Campaign is excited to announce updates to our mission and website.