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.
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 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.
September 09, 2010
A new federal study suggests an extra reading class instead of a regular elective can boost reading comprehension for students who enter freshman year reading several grade levels behind.
June 12, 2009
In a blog post, OMB director Peter R. Orszag describes his "two-tier" approach to promoting the use of rigorous scientific evaluations in government decision-making.