The Early Learning Lab is a new venture designed to catalyze the innovation and learning needed to support great teaching and caregiving for all young children. The lab uses new tools and approaches in partnership with others to design, test, and promote the large-scale adoption of effective and...
Informing state policymakers considering a switch to PARCC.Read more
New studies help advance the science of education research.Read about the studies
Performance-based bonuses within TIF program drive small, positive impacts in reading.Read more
A high-quality education is critical to the future of our nation's children and our country's economic success, but many lack access to effective teachers and schools. Mathematica studies public and private efforts to improve the quality of education and competitiveness of our workforce. Our work helps advance the science of education research and further discourse about education reform.
Using Rapid-Cycle Techniques to Spur and Test Innovation: The Early Learning Lab
In the School Choice Era, Making Shopping for Schools Easier
This project is running an experiment to learn how best to curate and present school choice data so that it is easy to use and understand and leads to smart choices.
Larissa Campuzano has expertise in the design and implementation of experimental and nonexperimental evaluations. Her main research areas are education and international development.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
- Impact Evaluation Findings After One Year of the Productive and Business Services Activity of the Productive Development Project, El Salvador
- Toward Closing the Evaluation Gap: Lessons from Three Recent Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean
helped raise the math and reading test scores of elementary students by 4 to 10 percentile points.