The Ed-Fi Dashboards are distributed with a Metric Configuration Tool that provides analysts, developers, and administrators the ability to configure various metrics without custom programming. This documentation describes concepts and how-to information related to the Metric Configuration Tool.


This documentation is for technical professionals who work with the Ed-Fi Dashboards. The overview information may be of interest to technology leaders.


The Metric Configuration Tool is a component of the Ed-Fi Dashboards. Familiarity with the following technologies is essential to understanding this documentation:

  • Ed-Fi Dashboard v3.0
  • Visual Studio 2010 (Professional Edition or better)
  • Ed-Fi Dashboard ETL Application

At this time the metric configuration tool is only compatible with Chrome web browser. IE throws an error when attempting to import CSV files.