RAND Education Research Projects

  • Teachers and Teaching

    The American Educator Panels

    The American Educator Panels, made up of the American Teacher Panel and the American School Leader Panel, report on educators' evolving knowledge, attitudes, practices, and working conditions.

  • STEM Education

    The Appalachia Partnership Initiative

    The Appalachia Partnership Initiative seeks to build sustainable STEM education and technical training programs in the Greater Pittsburgh area, ultimately helping to develop a skilled workforce ready for careers in energy and manufacturing.

  • Teacher Effectiveness

    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.

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