Calculating Risk Ratio

Risk ratio is one way to examine the equity of outcomes between different groups. Examining school-wide data to determine risk is one way to evaluate how well your practices are meeting the needs of your students.

This short e-learning course (approximately 10 minutes) has been developed to:

  • Define the general principle of risk ratio and explain how it can be applied to education
  • Teach you how to calculate your school's own risk ratio using the Risk Ratio Calculator
  • Help you to determine next steps after finding an increased risk for a particular educational outcome