The Education Department has established 10 new regional advisory committees intended to help shape the future of federal comprehensive centers.
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December 28, 2010
November 09, 2010
The National Academy of Education previews of an upcoming report on how to improve the influence of research on policy.
November 04, 2010
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.
November 01, 2010
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.
October 29, 2010
Annual Brown lecture highlights the need for more nuanced education research in controversial topics
October 22, 2010
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.
October 22, 2010
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.
October 11, 2010
New leadership at the National Science Foundation may spur an interagency plan to improve the nation's STEM education.
October 08, 2010
C. Kent McGuire, dean of Temple University's education college and former head of education research during the Clinton Administration, has been named president of the Southern Education Foundation.
October 01, 2010
Concerns about researcher-educator partnerships bubbled up at Wednesday's meeting of the National Board for Education Sciences, the group that advises the Education Department's research arm.