Evidence-based education


Critical Information for Implementing Evidence-Based Education

Evidence-based instructional practices (EBIPs) are practices that, as demonstrated in a preponderance of research findings, support students’ development of long-term conceptual understanding and problem-solving skills.

Federal Guidance and Requirements

federal register

Review final guidance from the Office of Management and Budget.

U.S. Department of Education

Access eligibility, deadlines, applications, and other grant information.

U.S. Department of Education

Explore formula grant programs and support services.

U.S. Department of Education

Use this interactive resource for current ESF data.

Maximizing ARPA Webinar
The American Rescue Plan Act is officially law and $122 billion dollars are headed to districts to prepare for in-person learning. Susan Gentz offers insights on allowable uses, congressional requirements, and creative ways to bundle and stretch your ARPA funds. Learn how to maximize the impact of this once-in-a-lifetime influx of federal funds.Read More..
Susan Gentz
Susan comes from a strong policy background as a former staffer in the United States Senate and Legislative Aide in the Iowa House of Representatives.
Along with experience at both federal and state levels, she served as the Deputy Executive Director for the Center for Digital Education, worked for a government relations firm in Arlington, VA and focused on federal and state education policy at iNACOL, where she wrote published reports to move the field forward with innovative learning models, best practices, and policy recommendations.
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Research Resources

Evidence-Based Education

The Wing Institute

Evidence-Based Education


Evidence-Based Practices in School Improvement

U.S. Department of Education

What Works Clearinghouse - Standards Handbook

Institute of Education Sciences

Top 10 Evidence-Based Teaching Strategies

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

What Are Evidence-Based Practices?

Vanderbilt University

Evidence-Based Education Repositories

These exceptional online resources offer easy access to additional information, evidence, and strategies for evidence-based instruction and intervention.

Download this resource library as a shareable, interactive e-book.

Assessment Solutions

Intervention begins with assessment.

Educators need to know where students are and how they’re progressing to get them where they need to be.

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