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Education : Education Research and Theory
How Students Learn: History, Mathematics, and Science in the Classroom

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Advancing Scientific Research in Education

Transforming education into an evidence-based field depends in no small part on a strong base of scientific knowledge to inform educational policy and practice. Advancing Scientific Research in Education makes select recommendations for strengthening scientific education research and targets federal agencies, professional associations, and ...

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Strengthening Peer Review in Federal Agencies That Support Education Research

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Implementing Randomized Field Trials in Education: Report of a Workshop

The central idea of evidence-based education-that education policy and practice ought to be fashioned based on what is known from rigorous research-offers a compelling way to approach reform efforts. Recent federal trends reflect a growing enthusiasm for such change. Most ...

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Strategic Education Research Partnership

Envision a cadre of leading scientists and practitioners working collaboratively on a highly focused program of education research that is tightly coupled with practice. Much of the research is carried out in school settings. Research influences educational practice, ...

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Scientific Research in Education

Researchers, historians, and philosophers of science have debated the nature of scientific research in education for more than 100 years. Recent enthusiasm for "evidence-based" policy and practice in education—now codified in the federal law that authorizes the bulk of ...

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Science, Evidence, and Inference in Education: Report of a Workshop

Research on education has come into the political spotlight as the demand grows for reliable and credible information for the guidance of policy and practice in the education reform environment. Many debates among the education research community feature questions concerning ...

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Eager to Learn: Educating Our Preschoolers

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How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School: Expanded Edition

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Starting Out Right: A Guide to Promoting Children's Reading Success

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