Education Policy Publications. The Foundation has provided financial and intellectual support for various education policy publications:
- Getting Ready for the New State Assessments. Over 40 states plan to implement new state assessments in 2014-2015. The Foundation commissioned interviews with a range of experts and stakeholders about what is needed to ensure high quality and equitable implementation of these new assessments. This document summarizes the findings.
- Using Multiple Measures of Schools in Education Accountability Systems. These documents summarize research and provide recommendations to federal policy makers about using multiple measures of schools in policy for education accountability and school improvement.
- Building the Capacity of States to Improve Schools.These documents summarize research about what states can do to effectively improve their schools and provides recommendations to federal policy makers about how federal policy can strengthen state school improvement efforts.