Introducing the Enlighten Dashboard

The Enlighten Dashboard aims to provide context and connectivity to school improvement. Gone are the days of national standards and working in silos. With the Enlighten Dashboard, school or district administrators can:

  • Easily find schools that have a similar demographic makeup to their own
  • Plot those schools’ performance data providing a sense of context to achievement
  • Analyze intervention differences to see what their own school could try next
  • And connect to administrators, fostering professional communities of like-context schools


At the heart of the Enlighten Dashboard is the SimilarityScore, a representation of how similar a school is to yours. We use SimilarityScore to find the most similar schools so administrators can find the best possible.

We compute SimilarityScore with 11 factors: