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.
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
Mathematica builds resources for educators.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.
Mid-Atlantic Regional Educational Laboratory (REL)
Using Rapid-Cycle Techniques to Spur and Test Innovation: The Early Learning Lab
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...
Director, Center for Improving Research Evidence
Ann Person has broad expertise in research on education, training, and the transition to adulthood.Featured Projects
- Hand in Hand: Community Colleges Help Build Career Pathways for Dislocated and Low-Skilled Workers
- Student Segmentation Applied Use Cases Evaluation
- BOND Implementation and Evaluation: Process Study Report
- Measurement and Segmentation of College Students' Noncognitive Attributes: A Targeted Review
- Employment and Income Support
- College and Career Readiness
- Youth Employment
helped raise the math and reading test scores of elementary students by 4 to 10 percentile points.