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Using Technology to Support Postsecondary Student Learning
April 9, 2020

Learn expert panelists' strategies for applying the evidence-based recommendations from the Using Technology to Support Postsecondary Student Learning Practice Guide.

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How States Can Use the WWC to Inform Evidence Use under ESSA
May 8, 2020

This What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) video describes how the Oklahoma State Department of Education and the Mississippi Department of Education use the WWC to inform supports for evidence use.
Using WWC Resources to Identify Interventions that Meet the ESSA Tiers of Evidence
March 6, 2020

The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) hosted a webinar on March 6, 2020 on the alignment between Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) tiers of evidence and the WWC evidence standards.
Finding Studies with Settings Like Yours Using ESSA Evidence Definitions
February 28, 2020

This animated video shows how administrators, teachers, and others can use the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) to find research conducted with similar student populations and/or settings to their own.
What Types of Questions Can Administrators Answer Using Find What Works?
February 1, 2020

Our new infographic explains how you can use the Find What Works tool to explore research evidence and identify practices or programs that might improve outcomes in your context.
Using Evidence-Based Practices from the WWC to Support State-Level ESSA Implementation
December 11, 2019

The WWC hosted a webinar on December 11, 2019 to explore how state-level staff can use WWC resources to identify and implement evidence-based practices under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).
What Are WWC Intervention Reports?
May 1, 2019

Check out our new infographic to learn how Intervention Reports can help you choose evidence-based practices.
Using the WWC Standards for Postsecondary Research Methods Courses
April 23, 2019

On April 23, 2019, the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) hosted a free webinar on WWC resources that can serve as instructional tools for postsecondary research methods courses. The slide deck and archiv...
Video: How Schools Use the WWC
April 2, 2019

How can principals, teachers, and other school staff use resources from the What Works Clearinghouse, or WWC, to make evidence-based decisions? This video provides real-world examples from the Clevela...
Video: Using the WWC: How One School District Uses Education Research for Improvement
February 19, 2019

How can superintendents and other district administrators use the What Works Clearinghouse, or WWC, to guide improvement? This video provides a real-world example from the Cleveland Metropolitan Schoo...
How Administrators Can Communicate the Need for Evidence-Based Decision Making
December 12, 2018

On December 12, 2018, the What Works Clearinghouse hosted a webinar on how WWC resources can support use of high-quality research evidence in decision making. The slide deck and archived Q&A responses...
New Topic Area on the Effectiveness of Charter Schools: A Webinar for Decision-makers
February 6, 2018

On February 6, the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) delivered a webinar on the new topic area focused on the effectiveness of charter schools. This webinar was intended to help policymakers, funders, an...
Understanding the New WWC Intervention Reports in Special Education: A Webinar for Educators
April 17, 2017

On April 17, The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) delivered a webinar on findings from the newly-released WWC intervention reports on Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA)-based Interventions and Pivot...
What Works Clearinghouse Resources You Can Use: A Webinar for Faculty of Principal and Teacher Preparation Programs
October 21, 2014

On Tuesday, October 21, 2014, the Institute of Education Sciences at the U.S. Department of Education sponsored a What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) webinar designed specifically for faculty of preservice...
Selecting Math Instructional Materials
August 1, 2014

Educators want mathematics instructional materials that work. But whether it's for textbooks, software, or other branded products, the vast research on these materials can overwhelm any decision maker...

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