It's been years since the Institute of Education Sciences had formal research priorities approved or reported on its work to Congress, and lawmakers are getting impatient.
Recently in federal education research Category
March 20, 2019
January 17, 2019
Considered a bright spot after several years of legislative frustration for researchers, the new law is expected to yield a simpler and easier process for getting education data.
November 27, 2018
Teachers Want Education Research. The Feds Spend Millions on It. So Why Can't It Get to the Classroom?
Early results of a federal listening tour on teachers' research priorities highlight both urgent needs for new studies and better outreach on existing ones.
October 12, 2018
In its latest effort to make make education research more relevant to the classroom, the Institute of Education Sciences is working with the Jefferson Education Exchange to bring teachers to the table.
July 01, 2018
Mark Schneider, the new director of the Institute of Education Sciences, is pushing for new directions in the Education Department's research agency: more research on higher education and long-term achievement, and more practical results for educators.
June 25, 2018
Matthew Soldner will step in as commissioner of the National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance.
June 13, 2018
The researcher will head up research related to community colleges at Teachers College at Columbia University.
June 01, 2018
Research on Special Education, Career-Tech Ed., and Research Partnerships Sought by Education Department
The Institute of Education Sciences, the research agency for the U.S. Education Department, put out calls for a bevy of new research projects for fiscal 2019,
May 23, 2018
Newly released data from the federal Condition of Education looks at access to early childhood education, alternate paths to teaching, and other issues.
April 29, 2018
Going forward, here are some of the issues researchers and education advocates will be exploring, as well as some of the problems cropping up in the recently released 2015-16 Civil Rights Data Collection.