The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit think tank that helps policymakers use the best available information to reach decisions. This project will enable the collection and analysis of assessment tools to be included in a repository of hard-to-measure competencies. This project supports the Program’s overarching strategy of having high-quality assessments drive, facilitate, and validate instructional approaches that promote deeper learning; it also supports the substrategy of helping establish the utility and feasibility of new measures of deeper learning competencies not currently assessable at scale.
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Grants to this Grantee
for support of the American School District Panel survey
RAND Corporation is a research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer, more secure, healthier, and more prosperous. RAND Education and Labor conducts research on early childhood through postsecondary education programs, workforce development, and programs and policies affecting workers, entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and decision making. This grant will support the American School District Panel, the first and only standing survey panel of school district leaders in the U.S., with over 1,000 superintendents. (Strategy: K-12 Teaching and Learning)
for an evaluation of the cognitive rigor of domestic and international student assessment tests