The U.S. Department of Education's Non-Regulatory Guidance: Using Evidence to Strengthen Education Investments provides a useful set of questions districts should consider about research evidence and local capacity when determining which interventions to select. An adapted list of these questions follows.
About evaluating and selecting evidence:
About local capacity:
DESE will continue to update and expand this page to provide districts and schools with greater access to information about evidence-based practices from here in Massachusetts and nationwide. Please contact Kendra Winner with any suggestions or comments at (781) 338-3129 or Kendra.L.Winner@mass.gov .
1 See the U.S. Department of Education's Guidance: Using Evidence to Strengthen Educational Investments , for more details on these criteria.
Last Updated: June 28, 2019
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