I. Adding State Unique ID for Students and Staff to the PEIMS Legacy System i.Why Unique ID? ii.How does TSDS Unique ID work? iii. Technical Specifications on Student-Unique-ID and Staff-Unique- ID iv.Security/TEAL Discussion II. Adding State Unique ID for Students to the PET Data Submissions slide2
A Unique ID is required for both Student and Staff in order to load information into the Operational Data Store (ODS). SSN or S-Number could not be used because those numbers can change for an individual person. PID could not be used because that is a confidential number used internally by TEA. Local ID Numbers could not be used because those numbers change for an individual person. slide3
The District will send a file to TEA of all active and withdrawn students for this school year at the time of enrollment. The Student and Staff State Unique-ID will be linked to the PID database. slide4
The District will upload a student and a staff file of all active and withdrawn students for this school year. The file(s) will include all students/staff from the LEA source systems that were active/withdrawn in the school year. The file will be processed in the TSDS Unique ID System. slide5
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Objective: Assign a unique identifier to every student and staff member in Texas Public and Charter Schools, which is a necessary step to enable the successful implementation of the Texas Student Data System (TSDS). Rollout Plan: January 22, Unique ID database created by TEA (based from TEA PID database) January 23, PID & PET Update will be offline for LEAs January 23, Unique IDs made available to LEAs February 1, LEAs have Unique IDs populated in their source system February 4,2013- Unique ID product in production statewide February 4, PID & PET back on-line April Student & Staff Unique ID submitted in PEIMS Submission 3 & 4 August, Student & Staff Unique ID submitted for TSDS