Publications

What the evidence tells us.

Our team has decades of experience studying standards reform. Find new insights from our current research studies or dive into our knowledgebase through our collection of briefs and reports. Explore featured publications below, or visit our archive to search our library of research.

Adam K. Edgerton, Laura M. Desimone | 2018

Adam Edgerton, Laura Desimone | 2017

Using 2016–2017 survey data from Texas, Ohio, and Kentucky, this brief examines the challenges teachers face in using new college- and career-...

Adam Edgerton, Morgan Polikoff, Laura Desimone | 2017

Five-plus years into the experiment with new “college- and career-ready standards” (of which Common Core is the most notable and most controversial...

Nelson Flores, with T. Philip Nichols, Katie Pak, Emily Plummer, Amy Stornaiuolo, and Laura Desimone | 2017

Amy Stornaiuolo, with Nelson Flores, T. Philip Nichols, Katie Pak, Emily Plummer, and Laura Desimone | 2017

T. Philip Nichols and Emily Plummer, with Nelson Flores, Katie Pak, Amy Stornaiuolo, and Laura Desimone | 2017

Katie Pak, with Nelson Flores, T. Philip Nichols, Emily Plummer, Amy Stornaiuolo, and Laura Desimone | 2017

Morgan S. Polikoff, Tenice Hardaway, Julie A. Marsh, and David N. Plank | 2016

At least among California voters, Common Core opposition is rooted in views on testing, President Obama, and misperceptions.