Education Data and Research
Education Policy --designed to help people access national, regional, and state education policy
information, and includes links to state governments,
departments of education and judicial systems. There are links to
hundreds of newspapers, policy centers, and associations.
Resources -- from the National Resource Center on ADHD.
Higher Learning -- from NEA
Children -- statistics on population, health, education, etc.
- Child Welfare Outcomes 2006-2009:
Report to Congress
Size Reduction and Teacher Quality Initiative
of Secondary School Courses (CSSC) -- "provides a general
inventory of courses taught nationwide at the secondary school level
(grades 9 through 12). This provides school administrators, state and
local education planners, and research scientists a resource to
convert course offerings, information from transcripts, master
teaching schedules, and other sources into formats appropriate for
analysis and practical application."
Core of Data -- a program of the U.S. Department of
Education's National Center for Education Statistics, is a
comprehensive, annual, national statistical database of
information concerning all public elementary and secondary
schools (approximately 95,000) and school districts
of Education-- A searchable time series, with 60
different indicators of educational achievement, curriculum, human and
financial resources, diversity, educational outcomes.
of Education Program Offices -- also look on left menu bar for
programs by subject.
of Education Topics from A to Z--research info from DOE,
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE) clickable at a glance, on all kinds of topics--student achievement,
statistics, fellowships, and lots more.
Digest of Education Statistics-
Law: An Overview -- includes full-text documents
- Edutopia -- "The George Lucas
Educational Foundation is dedicated to improving the K-12 learning
process by using digital media to document, disseminate, and advocate
for innovative, replicable strategies that prepare students to thrive in
their future education, careers, and adult lives."
Full Text Internet Library--the best full-text books, reports,
journal articles, newsletter articles and papers on the Internet that
address educational measurement, evaluation and learning theory. The entire file of
Digests is now available online here. To search the ERIC database
for the digests, go to the Advanced Search screen. Enter your search
term(s) and select "ERIC Digests in Full Text" as the
Girl's Education -- "body of empirical evidence that
demonstrates strong benefits of girls’ education, which span across a
wide range of areas including maternal and child health, social
stability, environmental benefits and economic growth. " from the World
Bank, it includes issues and data.
School Students--Scholastic achievement and demographic characteristics
of home school students in 1998. An article from the Education Policy Analysis
Archives (A peer-reviewed scholarly electronic journal).
Access in U.S. Public Schools and Classrooms, 1994-2003--statistics in .pdf format (needs
Adobe Acrobat reader).
See menu on left.
Count Statistical Database--statistics on the physical, social,
economic and educational well-being of children.
Center for Education Statistics--THE place to go for any kind
of statistics on American education. Also includes longitudinal
surveys, educational outcomes data. Select both "Statistics"
and "Surveys"--each of them contains extensive info on
Nation's Report Card -- national assessment of educational
Education Center-- a
guide private secondary schools in
District Decision Making Information-- Basic demographic and economic
data on school districts state by state throughout the country based on the most recent
census. Registration is free. Click
to directly compare individual, local School Districts across the
nation based on the 2000 census. Next census data available will be
and Trends in the Education of Blacks -- in. .pdf from the NCES.