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Members of the National Board for Education Sciences

On October 5, 2012, Bridget Terry Long was re-elected chair of the presidentially-appointed board of directors for the Institute of Education Sciences in the U.S. Department of Education. She had previously served as vice chair and as chair. Kris Gutiérrez was re-elected vice chair. The Board is composed of prominent researchers, school administrators, and business executives.

Other Board members include:

  • Dr. Anthony S. Bryk, President of The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Stanford, California
  • Dr. David J. Chard, Dean of the Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development at Southern Methodist University
  • Dr. Darryl J. Ford, Head of School for William Penn Charter School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dr. Adam Gamoran, President, William T. Grant Foundation
  • Dr. Robert C. Granger, independent consultant
  • Kris D. Gutiérrez, Professor of Literacy and Learning Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Dr. Larry V. Hedges, Board of Trustees Professor of Statistics and Social Policy and Faculty Fellow, Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University
  • Dr. Susanna Loeb, Barnett Family Professor of Education, Stanford University
  • Bridget Terry Long Academic Dean and the Xander Professor of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.
  • Dr. Margaret R. "Peggy" McLeod Deputy Vice President for Education and Workforce Development at the National Council of La Raza
  • Dr. Judith D. Singer, James Bryant Conant Professor of Education and Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity at Harvard University
  • Dr. Robert A. Underwood, President, University of Guam
  • Dr. Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Courtney Sale Ross University Professor of Globalization and Education, New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development