IES NCES Provides Updated Online Training Modules

The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) has updated its Distance Learning Dataset Training (DLDT) system. The DLDT is an online, interactive tool allowing you to learn about NCES data products and evaluate them for your particular purposes.

The DLDT modules will introduce you to the many NCES datasets, their design, and special considerations for analysis to facilitate effective use.

The common modules provide general information to help new users understand NCES data across the education spectrum.

The dataset-specific modules provide more detailed information about specific studies including how to use and analyze the particular datasets appropriately.

For more information, visit the DLDT website.