This brief summarizes best practices and provides resources related to sustaining statewide longitudinal data systems. It is based on a four-part framework for sustainability: stakeholder support, ensuring widespread use, financial support, and return on investment. Companion resources include a sustainability planning tool and a sustainability self-assessment.
Education Data Technical Assistance Program's Statewide Longitudinal Data System Sustainability Toolkit
Other Federal Resource
Tool or Toolkit
U.S. Department of Education