contact staff ecs twitter facebook
Education ResearchOther Web Sites
What States Are Doing
Selected Research & Readings
Other Web Sites

What Works Clearinghouse - The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) was created by the U.S. Department of Education to be a central and trusted source of scientific evidence for what works in education. This resource is aimed at educators who are trying to make good choices to help students and schools meet high standards. (Institute of Education Sciences)...

Best Evidence Encyclopedia - Read high-quality unbiased evaluations of education programs that have been reviewed by Johns Hopkins University Center for Data-Driven Reform in Education. These evaluations meet scientific standards and methodology and provide links to the full texts of each review....

Study of Instructional Improvement - The Study of Instructional Improvement (SII) was a program of comprehensive research that sought to understand the impact of school improvement programs on instruction and student performance in elementary schools. Over a six-year period, researchers at the University of Michigan followed schools involved with three school reform models – Accelerated Schools, America’s Choice and Success for All. The SII website provided a wealth of information about the study and research team, as well as links to and abstracts of SII research papers and reports....

National Research and Development Centers - Reports and publications from the 12 Centers of the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Research and Improvement can be found through a single Web site. Specific topics addressed by the centers include early childhood development, student achievement, postsecondary improvement and education policy....

Education Policy Alliance - A nationwide network of university-based research units providing high-quality research on significant education policy and practice issues....

Researched Strategies - At this site you will find a list of instructional strategies that Marzano Research Laboratories has identified for meta-analysis research. Included is a list of instructional strategies that have been utilized by classroom teachers in the independent action research studies in their meta-analysis database....

Looking for More?

Print Friendly and PDF


Thank you, Issue Site Sponsors

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide

Information provided by ECS combines the best of the most recent and useful research available. Should you have questions, please contact our Information Clearinghouse at 303.299.3675.

700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy