Research
Research

 

Date Media

2016

May Academic Performance of Former English Language Learner Students Compared to Native English Speakers
(WERA Educational Journal)
February Wide Hollow Does it Again!
(SBE Achievement Data)

2015

November White-Black-Hispanic Performance Gaps by Poverty Status
(WERA Educational Journal)
November The White-Black-Hispanic Graduation Gaps in Washington. Are the Gaps Really Narrowing?
(SBE Data Spotlight)
October White-Black Performance Gaps by Poverty
(SBE Data Spotlight)
October White-Hispanic Performance Gaps by Poverty
(SBE Data Spotlight)
May Performance of Former English Language Learners on Washington High-Stakes Assessments as Measured through the Washington Achievement Index
(WERA Educational Journal)
March 5 What is Happening with the Black-White Performance Gap in Washington?
(SBE Data Spotlight)
March 5 What is Happening with the Hispanic-White Performance Gap in Washington?
(SBE Data Spotlight)

2014

October Performance of Former-ELL Students on Washington High Stakes Assessments
(SBE and Center for Educational Effectiveness Report)

2012

February 10 Analysis of Graduation Requirements Changes in HB 2538 (pdf)

2011

November 8 Feedback on Proposed Graduation Requirements, as of November 7, 2011 (excel)
November 1 2011 Graduation Requirements District Comparison (excel)
August 19 2011 Middle School Survey (excel)
August 9 Dropout Prevention Research Brief (pdf)
April 26 Governance Final Briefing Paper (pdf)

2010

November 1 Graduation Requirements Survey - Comments (excel)
November 1 Graduation Requirements Survey Results - Complete and Unfiltered (excel)
October 28 Mercer Middle School Case Study: High Science and Math Achievement (pdf)
August 29 Crownhill Elementary Case Study (pdf)
March 15 Transcript Study Follow Up (pdf)
March 1 Washington State Board of Education: 2008 Graduate Follow-up Study (pdf)
February 15 Fast Facts from the Transcript Study (pdf)
January 4 The BERC Group Research Brief - Native American students (pdf)
May 26 The BERC Group Research Brief - Math (pdf)

2009

November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Hispanic students (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Health/Fitness (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Fine Arts (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - English (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - District Size (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Asian students (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - ELL Students (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Failure Rates (pdf)
November 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Caucasian students (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - African-American students (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - schedule comparisons (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Free & Reduced Lunch (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Alt Ed (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - World Language (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Social Studies (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Senior Year (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Science (pdf)
September 6 The BERC Group Research Brief - Occupational Education (pdf)
October 14 Transcript Study: What are Students Taking Their Senior Year? (pdf)
October 14 Transcript Study: Where are Students Failing? (pdf)

2008

December 20 2008 Final Report: Transcript Study by the BERC Group (pdf)
February 24 School District Graduation Requirements (excel)
January 9 Career and Technical Education Study (pdf)

2007

July 23 Will Core 24 increase the number of drop outs? (pdf)