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REL Mid-Atlantic: Putting Research into Action The Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic translates research to practice in partnership with policymakers and practitioners in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
What's New at REL Mid-Atlantic

Register for Our Upcoming Webinar on Learning Remotely in the Age of COVID-19: Lessons from Evidence and Concerns for Equity

This webinar will focus on evidence-based practices and approaches to support effective remote learning.


Play as a Teaching Strategy for Children in Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 3: Findings from the Evidence Review

Read about the findings from an evidence review on play as a teaching strategy for children in pre-kindergarten to grade 3 for the Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning.


New Quarterly Newsletter!

Read our latest newsletter with updates about the recent work of REL Mid-Atlantic.

Latest from the REL Mid-Atlantic Blog:

During Challenging Times, How Can Schools Learn From Each Other?
Governing Board member and school principal Edward Cosentino talks about how schools can learn from each other during challenging times.

Building Blocks: How One State is Working to Measure and Improve Schools' Contributions to Early Learning
Learn about our work with the Maryland State Department of Education to construct a school-level growth measure for kindergarten to grade 3.

Measuring Whether Kindergarteners Are On-Track for Reading Proficiently
Learn about our work with the School District of Philadelphia on whether its kindergarten entry assessment can be used to develop an indicator of progress toward reading proficiency.

Using Data to Keep School Improvement On-Track: Focus on Comprehensive Support and Improvement
Learn about our work with the Maryland State Department of Education to develop a progress monitoring tool to track school improvement.

Real-Time Feedback Makes an IMPACT
Read our latest blog post on refining measures of school leader performance using a multi-measure system called School Leader IMPACT.

Read our latest and past blog posts.

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Go-Learn-Grow: A New Toolkit for Improving Attendance in Pre-kindergarten and Kindergarten


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Works in Progress

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Learn more about the research projects currently underway.