Mathematica is participating in a developmental evaluation of the National Science Foundation INCLUDES initiative, which funds projects aimed at broadening the participation of underrepresented groups in science and engineering discovery and innovation.
Findings from year 5 evaluation of Kauffman charter school in Kansas City, MO.Read more
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Educational Laboratory works in partnership with states and school districts to bridge research, policy, and practice.Read more
How to liberate school accountability from high-stakes testing.Read more
Their backgrounds, abilities, experiences, academics, and preparation for life after high school.Read more
Blog post series examines questions about impact of school choice policies.Read more
Free online resource helps school districts execute quick, low-cost evaluations of educational software.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.
Diversity and Inclusion in STEM: Evaluation of the National Science Foundation INCLUDES Program
Mid-Atlantic Regional Educational Laboratory (REL)
Mathematica is leading the REL for the mid-Atlantic region. The REL disseminates research, conducts applied research, and provides technical assistance, training, and coaching related to support the use of research to improve school and student performance.
Tiffany Waits is an expert in managing and overseeing large multimode data collection efforts, survey instrument design, interviewer training, and site observations.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
- Technical Report of the NAEP Mathematics Assessment in Puerto Rico Focus on Statistical Issues
- The Nation's Report Card: Mathematics 2003 and 2005 Performance in Puerto Rico
- Early Childhood
- College and Career Readiness
- Transition to Adulthood
helped raise the math and reading test scores of elementary students by 4 to 10 percentile points.