Charting a Path to Educational Progress: The Teacher Potential Project

Curriculum and professional development impact instruction and student achievement.

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Investing in Better Outcomes for Students with Disabilities

Transitioning from high school to the next step can be both exciting and daunting.

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States Increase Number of Highly Rated Early Education Programs

But higher ratings aren't linked to better outcomes for children.

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Investing in Communities Can Create Meaningful and Measurable Change

Place-based initiatives help children reach their full potential.

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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.

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