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October 16, 2017

Closures, Charters Drove Newark School Improvements in Reading

Seven years after a massive infusion of cash to reform Newark, N.J., schools, students have grown in reading achievement. But much of that growth came from shifting student enrollment, not improving schools overall, a new study suggests.

August 10, 2017

If at First Your Study Succeeds, Try, Try Again, Education Research Agency Says

With more districts and states seeking strong research on which to base school improvement, the Institute of Education Sciences is pushing for more studies to confirm intervention findings.

July 30, 2017

Education Department Clarifies ESSA Rules on School Improvement Evidence

The U.S. Education Department hopes to get more states, districts, and researchers thinking about evidence use more deeply with new rules to apply standards of research evidence for school improvement and other projects under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

June 08, 2017

For Education Interventions, a Little 'Nudge' Can Go a Long Way

A new analysis argues that researchers should explore more small-scale interventions that yield a substantial bang for the buck.

May 02, 2017

AERA: Early Results in California's CORE Districts Give Lessons for ESSA

As states and districts work to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act, six California districts who received federal waivers under the Obama administration are getting the first hints of how more holistic accountability systems might work.

March 27, 2017

School Closures: What Do They Mean for Students and Communities?

Only 8 percent of all schools closed were replaced with new schools that served the same grades, finds a new Urban Institute study.

March 24, 2017

Charles Payne and the 'National Secret' of Educational Success

Researchers are focusing on the wrong gaps to improve schools, argues an American Educational Research Association lecturer.

March 07, 2017

New Database Helps Connect Education Researchers, Schools

The University of Virginia is launching a database to connect researchers and educators.

January 19, 2017

What i3's Successes (and Failures) Tell Us About Implementing Federal Evidence Standards

A new evaluation of the federal Investing in Innovation program showed it helped new interventions build evidence of effectiveness, but also highlighted how much local education groups need support.

January 19, 2017

Billions in School Improvement Spending But Not Much Student Improvement

The Institute of Education Sciences released its final evaluation of the School Improvement Grants program, which Congress killed last year.

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