Across the country, predoctoral interdisciplinary research training programs receive support from IES to collectively produce a cadre of education researchers capable of and willing to conduct a new generation of methodologically rigorous and educationally relevant scientific research. The following courses represent new approaches to education as an evidence-based field.
University of Wisconsin-Madison:
Research Practicum on Mixed Methods Analysis
Randomized Trials to Inform Education Policy
Interdisciplinary Training Seminar in Education Sciences:
Fall 2007, Causal Inference in Education Research: Experimental and Econometric Approaches
Fall 2008, Race/Ethnic Inequality in Education: Causal Mechanisms and Tested Responses
Fall 2009, Applications of Psychological Science to Inform Educational Practice
Fall 2010, Education and Health: Causes and Consequences
Fall 2011, Teachers
Fall 2012, The Mediation of Causal Effects in Education
Fall 2013, Contextual Effects
Fall 2014, Educational Program and Policy Implementation
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