GMU 2017


Building on the DATA Act to Drive Performance

Friday, April 28, 2017 noon - 8 pm & Saturday, April 29, 2017 10 am to 1 pm)

Interested in learning more where federal dollars are spent? Interesting in learning what the impact of those dollars? If so join us for a two day event April 28 and April 29 to investigate how to connect these two important ideas in a hands on learning event with data. This forum offers students with a unique opportunity to experience a hackathon to help the government make more transparent and informed decisions.

Useful Links:

Below are links to some background information about education policy as well as the collection and use government performance data, which inspired the creation of this event.

Every Student Succeeds Act:


DATA Act (Digital Accountability and Transparency Act)

Data Coalition