What's New at REL Northeast & Islands
Building Evidence for a State System of Support: Massachusetts' Strategy for Improving Low-performing Schools
This webinar will present findings from two studies that examined the association between Massachusetts' monitoring system ratings and schoolwide student outcomes.
Using Data to Strengthen Your High-Dosage Tutoring Program: Lessons from a Rhode Island District
This webinar will provide information about high-dosage tutoring, an evidence-based practice to address learning loss, and how to use data to monitor the progress of high-dosage tutoring programs.
Evaluating Professional Learning: Introduction to a Tool for Schools and Districts
This workshop presented a new tool for evaluating professional learning initiatives and provided suggestions for helping state, district, and school leaders begin using the tool.
The Effects of Accelerated College Credit Programs on Educational Attainment in Rhode Island
Learn about a new study that found positive effects of accelerated college credit programs on student outcomes in Rhode Island. See companion infographic.
Increasing the Diversity of the Educator Workforce: A Data-driven Approach for Districts
This webinar provided an opportunity to learn from one state—and several districts within that state—about their efforts to diversify the educator workforce.
Relationship between State Annual School Monitoring Indicators and Outcomes in Massachusetts Low‑Performing Schools
This study analyzed five years of school indicator ratings data from 91 low-performing schools in Massachusetts and examined how indicator ratings were related to two schoolwide student outcomes: mean student growth percentiles (in English language arts and math) and chronic absenteeism rates.
Latest from the REL Northeast & Islands Blog
Looking Back and Preparing for the Road Ahead
Hear reflections from our newest team member on how REL Northeast & Islands responded to the emergent needs of educators and policymakers this past year, while continuing to move our research initiatives forward.
Virgin Islands Project Supports All Educators in Instructing English Learners
Learn how REL Northeast & Islands has teamed up with the Virgin Islands Department of Education to ensure that all teachers use high-quality instructional practices with English learners.
New Report Finds Accelerated College Credit Programs Have Positive Outcomes for Students
Read about Rhode Island's efforts to improve college and career readiness in youth through accelerated college credit programs, which students participate, and how they benefit.