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.
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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.
Senior Survey Researcher
Kelley Borradaile has expertise in evaluating school-based nutrition and physical activity programs using both experimental and quasi-experimental methods.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
- The Impact of Playworks on Students’ Physical Activity by Race/Ethnicity: Findings from a Randomized Controlled Trial (Journal Article)
- Spring 2013 School Administrator Survey
- Strengthening and Disseminating Research
- Early Childhood
- Systematic Evidence Reviews
helped raise the math and reading test scores of elementary students by 4 to 10 percentile points.