This study for the U.S. Department of Education will identify and examine the effectiveness of specific adult education programs and services.
Making progress on programs from preschool to adult education.Read more
Behavioral nudges boost number who apply, as well as selectivity of colleges they target.
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.
Assessing Evidence of Effectiveness in Adult Education
Evaluation of Preschool Special Education Practices
Mathematica is conducting this study to provide new information on preschool special education programs and inform policymakers and educators about promising practices to improve outcomes for preschool children with disabilities.
Senior Survey Researcher
Holly Matulewicz designs and implements social policy research and program evaluations.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
- Supporting Statement for the Promoting Readiness of Minors in SSI (PROMISE) Evaluation
- Promoting Readiness of Minors in SSI PROMISE National Evaluation Data Collection Plan
- Transition to Adulthood
- School Choice and Charters
- Family Support
- Youth Development
- Food Purchases, Intakes, and Dietary Quality
helped raise the math and reading test scores of elementary students by 4 to 10 percentile points.