Why Us

We advocate publicly  for systematic data-based improvements of resources, policies, and practices in order to support educational outcomes. We facilitate systematic data-based improvements of resources, policies, and practices in order to support educational outcomes through research and inquiry.  We inform stakeholders about issues relating to educational accountability and about resources, policies, and practices which support educational outcomes.  We train policy-makers, researchers, and educators about the knowledge and skills needed to advocate, facilitate, and inform efforts to support educational accountability.