Jon Baron, president of the Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy, will step in as the new chairman of the National Board for Education Sciences, which advises the Education Department's research arm.
The National Board for Education Sciences this afternoon unanimously approved new research priorities for the federal education department's research arm which are intended to make education studies more relevant to educators and help practitioners become more involved in developing and using research.
Annual Brown lecture highlights the need for more nuanced education research in controversial topics
As states and districts prepare to report new common longitudinal graduation rates this year, national graduation rate researchers argue educators should go beyond the basic data.
Districts in need of turnaround principals can push local universities to provide better leadership training with a combination of tighter hiring standards, collaboration and sometimes competing training programs, a new Wallace Foundation report shows
The American Diploma Project's algebra assessment project shows that more accurate tests can show more troubling student proficiency trends.
A leader of one of the character education programs studied by the Education Department finds good news for the field in an otherwise discouraging report.
The National Board for Education Sciences, still awaiting Senate confirmation of new members and with other members' terms about to expire, announces a meeting to approve new officers and federal education research priorities.
New research shows new moms get a brain boost from their children.
Galludet University researchers have launched the first large-scale longitudinal study of young deaf children learning to read.