News

7/20/2016
Alpine Releases New Internal Design
New features include:
  • Data Walls
  • Roster Walls
  • Customizable My Alpine Tab
  • Responsive Design
7/3/2016
Alpine Announces 12 "Open to All" Professional Development Workshops for Fall 2016-17
Workshops are:
  • Base Camp Level 1: Building Foundational Skills
  • PARCC Interpretation & Action
  • Building Confidence & Relevance in Your Alpine Skills
  • Data Coaching & Interpretation
  • Interpreting Reading Data to Close Gaps
Contact sarah@alpineachievement.com for more information.
5/20/2016
Alpine Announces Wisconsin Data Retreat
Retreat topics:

  • Using Alpine to strengthen your SLO process
  • Identifying data-driven, actionable steps to impact student achievement
  • Understanding and aligning protocols to ensure high quality data interpretation
5/6/2016
Alpine Announces 2016-17 Professional Development Workshops
Click here to see a full list of offerings.
3/17/2016
Alpine Enhances Interactive Graphs
New interactive graph options are now available, including line, bar, column, pie, and area graphs.

As always, any graph can be added to your interactive dashboards and shared securely with others.
2/1/2016
Alpine Releases Individual Student Graphs
Student graphs provide a snapshot of student achievement, growth, and trends over time.

They are available for every assessment/measure in Alpine - including custom-built measures.
1/5/2016
Alpine Signs Student Privacy Pledge
Alpine proudly became a signatory on the Student Privacy Pledge (https://studentprivacypledge.org).

The Pledge's mission mirrors Alpine's commitment to providing secure and ethical data management services to our clients across the nation.
12/16/2015
Alpine Announces New Workshop: PARCC Assessment Interpretation & Action
The workshop is designed to support educators in understanding and using their PARCC data.

Workshop topics include:

  1. Understanding the PARCC assessment
  2. Exploring and using Alpine's PARCC reporting tools and resources
  3. Finding patterns and trends within PARCC and among other measures
  4. Identifying actionable moves to impact student achievement
Let us know if you would like Alpine to bring this great, new workshop to your district!
11/16/2015
Custom Embargoes Feature Released
Districts can now set their own data embargoes for any assessment in Alpine, from newly released State Assessment results to locally-developed End of Course Exam scores.

Embargoes allow admin teams time to review data using Alpine's data analysis tools prior to sharing results widely.
9/24/2015
Updated Alpine Website: New Look, New Features, Same Great Alpine Team
The public side of the Alpine website has undergone a complete update with a new look and navigation. We hope you like it!
8/1/2015
Alpine Exceeds the 2000 Measure Mark
Alpine has set up hundreds of large scale and national assessments (e.g., NWEA-MAPS, DIBELS-Next, Fountas & Pinnell, ACT). The team also designs custom setups for each district's home-grown assessments.

To start the 2015-16 school year, Alpine has set up over 2,000 measures in all - each complete with all of the reporting features that Alpine provides.
7/27/2015
2015-16 Professional Development Catalog Released
The 2015-16 Alpine Training & Professional Development catalog is now available.

Sessions include:
  • Alpine's Basic Boot Camp: Building Foundational Skills
  • Alpine's Overview Training for New Staff
  • Flexing Your Alpine Muscles: Intermediate & Advanced Skills
  • Nuts & Bolts of Student Plans, Progress Monitoring, and Interventions
  • Guided Data Exploration: Introduction to Data Interpretation
  • Data Coaching for PLCs: Leading Your District in Data Interpretation through Deep Data Dives
  • Developing a Strong Data Culture
  • Making Student Learning Plans Work for You
  • Using Data to Inform the Student Learning Objective (SLO) Process
  • Consultation Days
6/18/2015
Fall User's Conference Dates and Locations Announced for Rocky Mountain Region
The focus for this year's sessions will be on using Alpine to make meaning from your data. All sessions are intended for an administrative users and data leaders audience, and content will not be introductory-level or cover basic user skills.

  • Mountain Region - Sept 18, 2015 (Frisco, CO)
  • St. Vrain Valley School District - Oct 8, 2015 (Longmont, CO)
  • San Juan BOCES Region - Oct 15, 2015 (Durango, CO)
  • Widefield School District - Oct 16, 2015 (Colo Springs, CO)
  • South Central BOCES Region - Oct 21, 2015 (Pueblo, CO)
  • Wray School District - Oct 26, 2015 (Wray, CO)
  • Pikes Peak BOCES Region - Nov 6, 2015 (Colo Springs, CO)
  • South East BOCES Region - Nov 20, 2015 (Lamar, CO)
1/30/2015
Progress Monitoring Updates & Intervention Tracking Feature Released
Alpine's popular progress monitoring tool has been enhanced: the design process is more intuitive; there is more flexibility in goal setting; intervention lines can be added directly into the graphs.

As before, progress monitoring reports can be appended to any student plan record.
9/2/2014
Alpine Finalizes Transition to New Site Design
Alpine's internal site has been restructured to accomodate new analytical features, such as interactive graphs, multi-assessment data dashboards, and automated reminders for student plans.

Although these features have been available throughout the 2013-14 school year, each district was given the full year to transition to the site at their preferred speed.

Events

11/16/2016
Alpine Presents "Interpreting a Body of Evidence for Every Child with Alpine" Professional Development Workshop at Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES, NY
10/24/2016
Alpine Facilitates User Group Kick Off Meeting at Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES, NY
10/16/2016 - 10/18/2016
Alpine Presents at RTM Education Congress Event in Orlando, FL
9/2/2016
Alpine Presents at the New Superintendents Conference at Colorado Department of Education
8/5/2016
Alpine Hosts Data Retreat in Wisconsin Dells, WI
3/1/2016 - 3/2/2016
Alpine Exhibits and Co-Presents "Zooming In and Zooming Out of Your Data: Using Alpine Achievement to Understand the Story Your Data are Trying to Tell" with Cedarburg School District at Wisconsin Summit for Data-Informed Leadership in Green Bay, WI
2/28/2016 - 3/1/2016
Alpine Presents at RTM Education's Congress Event in Los Angeles, California
12/8/2015
Alpine Presents "Personalized Learning with the Alpine Data Management System" at SLATE Conference & Exhibit Show in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
11/4/2015
Alpine Presents in Data Management System Vendor Fair in Santa Clara, California
10/1/2015 - 10/2/2015
Alpine Sponsors and Presents "Data Interpretation: The Bridge Between Your Data & Action" at Wisconsin Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (WASCD) Conference
9/28/2015 - 9/30/2015
Alpine Attends Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASA) Conference
9/28/2015 - 9/29/2015
Alpine Presents "Data Interpretation: The Bridge Between Your Data and Action" and "Uncovering the Barriers to Effectively Communicating About Achievement Data" at AdvancEd Conference in Casper, Wyoming
9/5/2015
Alpine Presents at New Superintendents Conference at Colorado Department of Education
7/23/2015 - 7/24/2015
Alpine Exhibits at New Mexico Coalition Educational Leaders Conference
5/6/2015 - 5/8/2015
Alpine Presents "Breaking Through the Barriers to Communicating Effectively About Achievement Data" & Exhibits at Wisconsin Association of School District Administrators (WASDA) Annual Education Conference
4/9/2015
Alpine Attends & Exhibits at Title I Conference in Wisconsin
4/8/2015 - 4/10/2015
New Mexico Association of School Business Officials (NMASBO) Spring Budget Workshop Exhibit
3/4/2015 - 3/5/2015
Alpine Attends Response to Intervention Conference in Wisconsin
2/16/2015 - 2/18/2015
Alpine Attends & Exhibits at Texas Assessment Conference in Austin