The National Academy of Education previews of an upcoming report on how to improve the influence of research on policy.
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November 09, 2010
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 28, 2010
As states and districts prepare to report new common longitudinal graduation rates this year, national graduation rate researchers argue educators should go beyond the basic data.
October 27, 2010
Districts in need of turnaround principals can push local universities to provide better leadership training with a combination of tighter hiring standards, collaboration and sometimes competing training programs, a new Wallace Foundation report shows
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 15, 2010
Galludet University researchers have launched the first large-scale longitudinal study of young deaf children learning to read.
October 11, 2010
New leadership at the National Science Foundation may spur an interagency plan to improve the nation's STEM education.