Research

Research Working Group Agenda January 26, 2018 PCP Building, Room 4090 Morning Session: Discussion of How Imputation is used across the government 10:15 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Yves Thibaudeau U.S. Census Bureau Center for Statistical Research and Methodology 10:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m. MoonJung Cho - slides "... more
The NCES has progressed since the NAS report, advancing well beyond the challenges articulated in that report. However, we are in a time of rapid technological change, and every facet of education is evolving. NCES needs to remain current in documenting what is being taught/learned, how it is being... more
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The Internet is rapidly becoming the main way people read and process information. The Internet requires additional reading, comprehension skills, beyond those needed for printed text. One dilemma is how do students discern what information is correct and what is incorrect? NISS participated in a $... more
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NISS was hired by the NAEP to develop new statistical methods to analyze complex surveys in the field of education. NISS developed more effective designs for answering basic questions facing education policy. A group of researchers including statisticians, psychometricians, and education... more