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April 10, 2018

NAEP: Urban School Districts Improving Faster Than the Nation

The Trial Urban District Assessment of the Nation's Report Card expanded for 2017, by adding both new districts and a measure of all large school districts. While relatively few districts saw significant gains over 2015, urban districts as a whole seem to be gaining faster than the national average.

April 10, 2018

On NAEP, What's Florida Doing That Other States Could Learn From?

Educators and policymakers dig into the Sunshine State's NAEP results.

March 23, 2018

Mark Schneider Confirmed as Nation's Education Research Director

After nearly four years, the U.S. Education Department's research agency is at last on the verge of getting a new permanent director.

March 22, 2018

Education Research Gets a Boost in Omnibus Spending Bill

While education research programs across several agencies have faced cuts and consolidations this year, Congress is expected to approve an omnibus spending bill that rejects cuts in favor of some modest increases to federal education research and data.

January 25, 2018

Ed. Dept. Budget Could Combine Three Significant Research, Policy Programs

Advocates with knowledge of the plan say the Trump administration will propose consolidating the state longitudinal data system program, the Regional Educational Laboratory Program, and the Comprehensive Centers that help out states.

November 02, 2017

House Oversight Committee Moves Bill to Promote Evidence-Based Policymaking

The House committee on government oversight voted Thursday to move forward with a bill to promote better use of federal data, research, and evaluations in making policy, following on recommendations from the bipartisan Commission for Evidence-Based Policymaking.

September 12, 2017

Teachers' Pay Lags Furthest Behind Other Professionals in U.S., Study Finds

Relatively speaking, U.S. teachers earn 60 cents for every dollar earned by other professionals with similar education levels. And that's the widest teacher-pay gap for any country in the OECD.

June 28, 2017

Student Privacy in Education Research: 'It's Time' to Update Federal Laws

The House education committee tried to restart the long-delayed updates of federal laws governing education research and student data privacy at a hearing Wednesday morning which showed the deep tension between districts' need for strong, fast research and parents' concerns about data security.

June 16, 2017

Where's the Money? Key Takeaways From New Census School Funding Data

The U.S. Census Bureau has released new school finance data.

May 23, 2017

Education Research: How the Trump Budget Stacks Up

The Institute of Education Sciences escapes mostly unscathed in President Donald Trump's proposed budget for fiscal 2018, but education research in other agencies faces cuts.

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