A newly created Evidence-Based Policymaking Commission will look for ways to protect student data while providing better structure to study federal programs.
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March 31, 2016
March 24, 2016
Many of the smaller Investing in Innovation grants did not find significant benefits, often from design or implementation problems. But administrators said they still learned a lot from the process.
March 16, 2016
A new American Enterprise Institute report argues the federal What Works Clearinghouse should give policymakers different sorts of information to judge curricula.
March 15, 2016
A two-year Investing in Innovation project study finds National Writing Project teachers improved their instructional practices, with direct benefits for students' writing.
February 05, 2016
The U.S. Education Department's research agency is prioritizing research alliances for the next round of regional educational labs.
December 04, 2015
The next iteration of ESEA may encourage more diverse types of research in education policy, but state capacity will be key.
April 27, 2015
The Foundation is expected to continue the coalition's support of research on the effectiveness of education policy.
December 23, 2014
The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy is expanding its initiative to promote faster, less-expensive experimental studies to drive spending decisions.
October 29, 2014
The U.S. Department of Education wants advice on what to evaluate next.
July 31, 2014
Thirteen states are developing standards for training teachers and administrators in how to use education data.