Video Now Available
The video of Dr. Kathleen Hall Jamieson's lecture on Communicating the Value and Values of Science is now available.
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The new video is a 3.5 minute overview of the 2014 CLAJ report, which explains how incarceration rates increased in the United States and why the nation now needs a change in course.
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Roundtable on the Application of Social and Behavioral Science Research
July 27-28, 2015
2101 Constitution Ave, NW (directions)
Round table members and invited guests will explore issues and approaches related to increasing the use of social and behavioral science (SBS) research to inform decision making. Discussion topics will include improving stakeholder relations. improving communications, and increasing trust in SBS research.
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Identifying and Supporting Productive STEM Programs in Out-of-School Settings
This report provides guidance on how to evaluate and sustain STEM programs, and is a resource for local, state, and federal policy makers seeking to broaden access to multiple, high-quality STEM learning opportunities in their community.
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|An Evaluation of the Public Schools of the District of Columbia|
An Evaluation of the Public Schools of the District of Columbia examines business practices, human resources operations and human capital strategies, academic plans, and student achievement. This report identifies what is working well seven years after legislation was enacted to give control of public schools to the mayor of the District of Columbia and which areas need additional attention.
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Enhancing the Effectiveness of Team Science
This report synthesizes and integrates the available research to provide guidance on assembling a science team; leadership, education, and professional development for science teams and groups. The report offers public policy recommendations for science research agencies and policymakers.
|Measuring Human Capabilities: An Agenda for Basic Research on the Assessment of Individual and Group Performance for Military Accession|
This report examines promising emerging theoretical, technological, and statistical advances that could provide scientifically valid new approaches and measurement capabilities to assess human capabilities.
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