The Importance of Disaggregating Education Data brief explores the complexity of education data and emphasizes the importance of using it effectively. Disaggregated data often reveals nuanced information that broad figures gloss over and can be used as a tool to drive the statewide higher education outcomes envisioned in the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s 60x30TX Plan. This brief will discuss common methods of disaggregation and explain why it is important, give examples of disaggregated data in action, and introduce Greater Texas Foundation’s Guide to Education Data Disaggregation. To read the brief, click here.