Education

Westat sets the benchmark for excellence in education research and assessment by supporting teachers, evaluating programs, conducting student assessments, and providing technical assistance. By examining factors that help educators and students, we support improvements for educational achievement.

Selected Education Team Members

350+

Projects

140

Staff

170+

Recent Publications

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Publications

Decker, L.E. (2018).

The relationship between internal teacher profiles and the quality of teacher-child interactions in prekindergarten.

Finster, M., and A. Milanowski. (2018).

Teacher perceptions of a new performance evaluation system and their influence on practice: A within- and between-level analysis.

Lietz, P., J.C. Cresswell, K.F. Rust, and R.J. Adams. (2017).

Implementation of large-scale education assessments.

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