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Monthly Archives: May, 2012

May 21st, 2012

By: Marcia Rausch The end of the year is near.  We hope it has been a fulfilling year for you and your students. First, it is now time to begin closing out all the interventions you have put in place throughout the current year.  From the Mileposts home screen, click on “My Interventions”. From the My Interventions screen, open each intervention by clicking on the blue and click on the “Edit”.  Then open the “Outcome” tab and…   Read…

May 20th, 2012

By: Marcia Rausch The last few months we have been taking some time to analyze our current Mileposts districts.  Districts showing a significant academic growth interested us a great deal.  The findings pointed to leaders who were actively engaged in their role of implementing Mileposts, which led to making substantial gains across the board.  This led us to develop a Leadership Training Module focused on setting expectations and building in sustainability.  When asking questions of…   Read…

May 4th, 2012

By: Rudi Lewis Congratulations to Gooding School District (pictured) and the Silverback team for receiving some good “ink” in the May 2012 issue of District Administration magazine.  “Not Your Mother’s Student Information System” (page 77 of the May DA issue in print, link to online version below,) is an article we had a lot of fun with and still got the main point across that Silverback is shaking up the educational data world.  The editor over at…   Read…