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Recent Research and Evaluations

World Languages
The Center for Applied Linguistics
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Literature Review
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Round 1 Focus Group
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Round 2 Focus Group
Civics Education In Massachusetts
CIRCLE and Boston University
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The State of Civic Education in Massachusetts
Adult Education
The University of Massachusetts Donahue Institute
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Adult Education System Evaluation Final Report 2020
Career and Technical Education
Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER)
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Career and Technical Education and Postsecondary Student Outcomes in Massachusetts: Career Clusters and Student Groups, Teacher Licensure, and Student Entry
College and Career Readiness
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Massachusetts Innovation Pathway & Early College Pathway Program Evaluation Impact Report
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High Quality College and Career Pathways Program Evaluation Report: Sustaining and Scaling Early College and Innovation Pathway Programs
Special Education Data
APA Consulting
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Exploring MA Special Education Data
Educator Preparation and Licensure
Center for Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Education Research (CALDER)
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Teacher equity gaps: a policy brief
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Predictive Validity of the Massachusetts Candidate Assessment of Performance
Charter Schools
MIT School Effectiveness and Inequality Initiative
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Can Successful Schools Replicate? Scaling Up Boston's Charter Sector
School Level Expenditures
Urban Institute
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A First Look at School-Level Expenditures

Other Featured Reports

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Perspectives from Year 1 of Cap Implementation
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Research to Inform the Massachusetts World Language Standard (June 2019)
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Adoption, Implementation, and Effects of Curriculum Materials (October 2018)
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Evidence Use in Massachusetts School Districts (August 2018)
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Replacing medians with means when summarizing MCAS student growth percentiles
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Class size as a resource allocation issue: a policy brief
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Dual enrollment in Massachusetts
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