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Dan and Daphne: Data Interns

Tune-in to our video series, Data’s Anatomy, featuring Dan and Daphne, the data interns. Our dynamic data duo will help clarify important data terminology and calculations. In addition, Dan and Daphne will provide refresher tips on easily confused data concepts.

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Data's Anatomy Season 1

Episode 1: Focusing on FTIC

Provides definitions for TCCD's first time in college cohorts.

Episode 2: Wrapping Your Head 'Round Retention

Summarizes the cohort, calculation and data regarding retention measures.

Episode 3: Examining Enrollment Counts

Explains the differences between student headcount and course enrollments.

Episode 4: Considering Course Completion

Defines successful course completion and briefly shows historical course completion data.

Data's Anatomy Season 2

Episode 1: Pondering Percent of a Percent

Demonstrates how to calculate a percent of a percent through real-world and educational examples.

Episode 2: Puzzling Over Populations and Samples

Explains the difference between populations and samples and includes their use in research contexts.

Episode 3: Studying Statistical Significance

Highlights the importance of practical significance over statistical significance.

Episode 4: Persevering Past Probation!

Provides definitions for probation and other student standings at TCCD.

Episode 5: Gearing up for Graduates

Describes the differences between graduates and degrees/certificates awarded at TCCD.

Data's Anatomy Season 3

Episode 1: Comprehending College Cohorts

Emphasizes the importance of defining a trackable group of students with a common starting point.

Episode 2: Covering Community and Industry Education

Introduces CIE and the differences between UG and CIE terminology and structure.

Episode 3: Reflecting on Research

Explains the procedural and scientific foundation of the research process.

Episode 4: Evaluating Effectiveness

Illustrates the difficulty of measuring the effectiveness of specific interventions among many.

Dataline: A Refresher Report

Review basic data concepts commonly encountered in these brief videos.

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Updated February 06, 2017