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DATAG Summer Conference 

July 15-16, 2021 | Saratoga Hilton

Join DATAG at our 22nd Annual Summer Conference as a sponsor! NYS DATAG offers sponsorship opportunities for any budget! You can also become an exhibitor at our highly attended marketplace for one-on-one exposure to all attendees. Communications regarding the conference have already begun. Take full advantage of your contribution by registering today!

nancy sindelarWe'll welcome Keynote speaker Nancy Sindelar, Ph.D., a consultant to schools across the country in the areas of standards-based curriculum and assessment alignment, collection, use and interpretation of student test data, teacher mentorship and the development of high functioning teacher teams. By focusing on data-driven instruction, Nancy has helped schools move from state academic “watch-lists" to “most improved" status, based on state test scores.

Nancy writes on educational topics and is the author of four books and numerous articles of interest to educators. She also teaches graduate courses at California State University and Roosevelt University, specializing in Leadership of Effective Organizations, School Supervision, School Law, School Curriculum and Educational Assessment.

Nancy is an Executive Consultant on assessment for the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) and has spoken at numerous national conferences, including meetings of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), American Association of School Administrators (AASA) and the National Association of School Boards (NASB).

Nancy brings to these endeavors over thirty years’ experience in public education, as a teacher, department chair, assistant principal and assistant superintendent for curriculum, instruction and assessment as well as a university professor. She received her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University, a master’s degree from DePaul University, a certificate of advanced studies from Concordia University, and a doctor of philosophy degree from Loyola University of Chicago. She was a visiting scholar with the English faculty at Cambridge University, England, served a four-year term as president of Northwestern University’s School of Education and Social Policy Alumni Board and currently is a board member of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation of Oak Park. Click here for information on how to order her book!

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As we navigate through the school year, we believe your membership is needed now more than ever. As a DATAG member, you will recieve complimentary admission to two one-day meetings for 2020-21. For more information on our member meetings, please click here. In addition to these educational networking opportunities, members will recieve access to our DATAG bulletin board. This board provides the latest news, updates and documents.



More About DATAG

DATAG focuses on fulfilling its mission of assuming a leadership role for New York State educators. That mission is achieved through conferences and member meetings that help administrators and faculty understand how educational data is interpreted. DATAG supports the use of data to:

  • Inform and improve curriculum, instruction and assessment
  • Guide professional development and district comprehensive or strategic planning.