The oldest agency to collect data and statistics on education 25 collections: preK-12, higher education, adults, and institutions Objective facts: data, tools, stats, and issue briefs DO NOT provide explanations & implications for results Has rich data but data are not used effectively!
http://nces.ed.gov/ Assessments Early Childhood Elementary & Secondary International Library Postsecondary Education
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP): reading, mathematics, science, writing, U.S. history, civics, geography, and the arts. National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP National Assessments of Adult Literacy (NAAL): Adult literacy National Assessments of Adult Literacy (NAAL
Early Childhood Longitudinal Study (ECLS): Kindergarten Class of 1998-99 (ECLS-K) and Birth Cohort (ECLS-B). Provide detailed information on children's health, early care and early school experiences. Early Childhood Longitudinal Study (ECLS National Household Education Survey (NHES): School Readiness and Parent and Family Involvement in Education. Surveys on adult education, parent and family involvement in education, before- and after-school programs and activities, civic involvement, early childhood program participation, household library use, school readiness, and school safety and discipline.
Beginning Teacher Longitudinal Study Career/Technical Education Statistics Common Core of Data Crime and Safety Surveys Education Finance Statistics Center Education Longitudinal Study of 2002 (10 th grade to work) High School and Beyond (high school, postsecondary education, and into the workplace) High School Longitudinal Study of 2009 ( 9th graders through their high school, postsecondary, and early career experiences, focusing on college decision-making. STEM education emphasis and counselor included. High School Transcript Studies Private School Survey Rural Education in America School Survey on Crime and Safety Schools and Staffing Survey
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS)TIMSS Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS),PIRLS Program for International Student Assessment (PISA)PISA Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC),PIAAC
Library Statistics Program: surveys on academic libraries, public libraries, school library media centers, and state library agencies.
Baccalaureate and Beyond: undergraduate education, future employment, and education expectations. Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study: postsecondary education and into the labor force, as well as family formation. Career/Technical Education Statistics: secondary and postsecondary levels, adults seeking work-related education and training. National Postsecondary Student Aid Study: how students and their families pay for postsecondary education. National Study of Postsecondary Faculty: faculty and instructional staff at public and private institutions.
Public data: certain fields are deleted or collapsed Restricted data: sensitive data are available Data are on loan to organizations Conditions: 1) Only authorized personnel may have access to data (including janitor) 2) An office space to store data 3) Store data on computer not connecting to internet
http://ies.ed.gov/whatsnew/conferences/ 06/25/2012 Summer Research Training Institute: Single-Case Intervention Research Design and Analysis (NCSER) 06/25/2012 Summer Research Training Institute: Single-Case Intervention Research Design and Analysis (NCSER) 07/15/2012 Summer Research Training Institute: Cluster-Randomized Trials (NCER)07/15/2012 Summer Research Training Institute: Cluster-Randomized Trials (NCER)
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http://www.aera.net/grantsprogram/res_training /diss_grants/DGFly.html http://www.aera.net/grantsprogram/res_training /diss_grants/DGFly.html Deadlines January, 2012 to be reviewed in February March, 2012 to be reviewed in April September, 2012 to be reviewed in October Up to $20,000 for 1-year projects 15 Dissertation Grants will be awarded per year.
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