The data system's board met for the first time this week. The system will pull together hundreds of metrics on education, economics and health for the public.
A year-long planning process culminates in recommendations for the data system expected to be sent to Gov. Newsom this week.
With Gavin Newsom embracing what Jerry Brown opposed, the Legislature sets the timetable and steps for creating a longitudinal education data system to help shape better education programs and policies.