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On the Ground: Texas

By 01/15/2014 12:55 pm | Add a Comment

In this issue of On the Ground, we look at the state of Texas, the Lone Star State, home of the Alamo, Dr Pepper, rodeos, oil wells, Stevie Ray Vaughn, and some of the fastest-growing cities in the country (all deep in the heart of Texas). Read More…

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Dropping Out: Is Your First Grader at Risk?

By Jonathan Sapers 01/14/2014 02:21 pm | 1 Comment

Can we really identify potential school dropouts as early as first grade? A few districts and states think this is not only possible, but also necessary. (From “Ed.” magazine.) Read More…

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Education Analysts Participate in SDP Institute

By Jill Anderson 09/23/2013 08:56 am | Add a Comment

As part of the Strategic Data Project’s first Institute for Leadership Analytics, participants spent four days examining student achievement data as a means to understand students’ progress through high school and into college, and patterns of teacher effectiveness. Read More…

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On the Ground: Los Angeles

By 09/04/2013 03:48 pm | Add a Comment

A look at some of the ways that the Ed School is making an impact in Los Angeles. Read More…

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Harvard EdCast: Preventing Summer Melt

By Matt Weber 09/04/2013 10:24 am | Add a Comment

In this edition of the EdCast, Lindsay Page, Ed.M.’04, Ed.D.’11, and doctoral candidate Ben Castleman — coauthors of a new resource for the Strategic Data Project, The Summer Melt Handbook — discuss the effects of “summer melt” and what they’re doing to help prevent it. Read More…


SDP Uses Untapped Data to Make True Impact

By Jill Anderson 07/24/2013 09:42 am | Add a Comment

Partnering with school districts and agencies around the world, the Strategic Data Project uses data analysis to help improve policy and management decisions within schools and districts, and improve educational outcomes for students. Read More…


Why Poor Students’ College Plans ‘Melt’ Over The Summer

By 07/19/2013 09:34 am | Add a Comment

Lindsay Page, senior research manager at the Strategic Data Project, and Ben Castleman, doctoral candidate at HGSE, discuss the issue of “summer melt” on NPR’s “Morning Edition.” Read More…

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Morgan Named New Director of SDP

By newseditor 07/08/2013 01:45 pm | Add a Comment

The Strategic Data Project, a program of the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University, announced today that Nicholas Morgan will be the new executive director of beginning August 1. Read More…


Delaware Governor Jack Markell Comments on SDP

By 05/17/2013 09:55 am | Add a Comment

Governor Jack Markell of Delaware discusses how, through the work of the Strategic Data Project, the education data systems of his state have been transformed. Read More…


SDP Selects New Partners for Fellowship Program

By Ashley Dixon 05/06/2013 04:40 pm | Add a Comment

The Strategic Data Project (SDP), based at the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University, announced the selection of 20 new partners from around the country who will host the fifth cohort of the SDP Fellowship. Read More…


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