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Using the NHES Database for Research and Policy Analyses (NHES Database Training)

Description: The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, will sponsor a 3-day advanced studies seminar on the use of the National Household Education Surveys Program (NHES) databases for research and policy analyses. NHES is a series of surveys that is designed to address a wide range of education-related issues. It provides descriptive data on the educational activities of the U.S. population, from early childhood to adult education, and offers policymakers, researchers, and educators a variety of statistics on the condition of education in the United States. These data are collected through telephone interviews with individual parents, youth, and adults.
Type: Workshop/Training & Technical Assistance
Audience: This seminar is open to institutional researchers and planners, education practitioners, policymakers, and association members as well as faculty and advanced graduate students from colleges and universities nationwide.
Location: Academy for Educational Development (AED)
1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009-5721
(202) 884-8583
Dates: July 11-13, 2007
Organization: National Center for Education Statistics
Contacts:   Contact Butler, Joy from Synectics for Management Decisions, Inc. at (703) 807-2315