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RAND Education has applied its expertise to almost every aspect of the education system for more than three decades. Our staff includes more than 70 experts from a wide range of disciplines. Our research sponsors include government agencies, foundations, and private-sector organizations.

  • Evaluating Teaching Effectiveness

    Supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, seven pilot sites across the U.S. are implementing bold new reforms to improve teaching effectiveness—aiming for higher student achievement, graduation rates, and college attendance.