We are committed to helping educational stakeholders connect policy, practice, and evidence in ways that will maximize student achievement. In collaboration with teachers, administrators, policymakers, families, and more, CESP’s researchers and staff conduct applied educational research that informs educational policy and practice; supports the design, implementation and evaluation of educational programs and initiatives; creates opportunities for educators to exchange views and ideas; and provides training and tools that are tailored to the specific needs of individuals, schools, districts, and communities in the mid-Atlantic region and beyond.

The staff at CESP has built a multifaceted portfolio of educational resources through our research and evaluation projects. While... more

The emphasis on quantifiability stemming from recent educational reforms and policies requires educational institutions to collect,... more

In a climate of heightened educational accountability, CESP research staff works closely with educators, trainers, and professional... more

As a strong believer in evidence-based best practices, CESP collaborates with educators and stakeholders in the wide spectrum of... more