I ♥ DATA Campaign Principles


Start: 2013-02-12, Publication: 2013-02-13


PESC is pleased to announce the timely release of its i ♥ DATA campaign. i ♥ DATA is an education and outreach campaign that introduces a common blueprint or model for the education community to ensure data quality and integrity. i ♥ DATA also advocates for the improvement of data quality and integrity through the adoption of its neutral model and five basic, common principles ...

i ♥ DATA is a voluntary, self-run program that enables SEA's, LEA's, schools/systems, colleges/universities, government agencies and marketplace providers to assess themselves against the five basic principles. All stakeholders can help spread the word about the importance of data quality and integrity by linking to the PESC website, by downloading supporting materials from the PESC homepage and by visiting PESC as we exhibit throughout 2013 at annual conferences for NCES, Ellucian Live, CANHEIT, SHEEO and EDUCAUSE.


Name:Owen Ambur


Name:Postsecondary Electronic Standards Council


Established in 1997 and located in Washington, D.C., PESC is a non-profit, community-based, 501 (c)(3) umbrella association of data, software and service providers; colleges and universities; college and university systems; local, state and federal government agencies; professional, commercial and non-profit organizations associations. Through open and transparent community participation, PESC enables cost-effective connectivity between data systems to accelerate performance and service, to simplify data access and research, and to improve data quality along the education lifecycle.


  • Data Providers

  • Software Providers

  • Service Providers

  • Colleges

  • Universities

  • Local Government Agencies

  • State Government Agencies

  • Federal Government Agencies

  • Professional Organizations Associations

  • Commercial Organizations Associations

  • Non-Profit Organizations Associations