Policy researcher Julia Kaufman discusses the goals of a RAND Education study exploring the support strategies for teachers as they adopt Louisiana state standards. In their analysis, the study team gained insight into how the Louisiana Department of Education supports what teachers think and do.
Gulf States Policy Spotlights
The RAND Gulf States Policy Institute is dedicated to developing informed public policy in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. See the list below for some of the work we do in order to address the region's biggest challenges—and make an impact on communities and individuals.