From the National Center for Education Evaluation and Regional Assistance (NCEE)
Regional Educational Lab Contracts Awarded
On March 28, the Department announced the new 5-year contracts for 10 regional educational labs. The labs carry out research, development, dissemination, training, and technical assistance activities.
- Appalachia: The CNA Corporation, Alexandria, VA.
- Central: Mid-Continent Research for Education and Learning, Denver, CO.
- Mid-Atlantic: Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA.
- Midwest: Learning Point Associates, Naperville, IL.
- Northeast and Islands: Education Development Center, Newton, MA.
- Northwest: Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, Portland, OR.
- Pacific: Pacific Resources for Education and Learning, Honolulu, HI.
- Southeast: University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC.
- Southwest: Edvance Research Inc., Austin, TX.
- West: WestEd, San Francisco, CA.
Read the March 28, 2006 press release.