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Shelby First on HackCollege and Making the Most of Google Search

I’m <b>Shelby First</b>, an overworked, underpaid, totally exhausted, happy with my life, graduate student. This is a companion piece to the one written by …

Kerry Bruce on Choosing a Mobile Technology Platform for Your Evaluation

Hello, I am <b>Kerry Bruce</b>, the Director of Results and Measurement at <b>Pact</b>. I’m currently based in Madagascar and support Pact programs in Africa, Asia …

Introduction

This blog is a free Stata tutorial. I have been using Stata for the last two years now for different applied work in economics and other fields of …

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International Panel Data Conference

» Home » Resources & support » Announcements » International Panel Data Conference<p>July 4–5, 2013<p>Centre for Econometric Analysis (CEA@Cass)<br>Cass …

The Relationship Between Teacher Salaries And Teacher Salary Schedules

The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has released a brief report on teacher salary schedules since the recession.<p>NCTQ looks at 41 of the 50 …

Stata Tidbits - Interpreting and Visualizing Regression Models Using Stata

I am very excited to announce that my newest book, <i>Interpreting and Visualizing Regression Models Using Stata</i>, is shipping. Taking advantage of the …

Welcome

Welcome to my web site. Here you can find information about my four books<p>You can also see Stata Tidbits that give you bits of information about using …

International Education Statistics

The rate and number of out-of-school children are strongly correlated with national income: in poorer countries, more children are out of school than …

Stata

Posts tagged ‘Stata’<p>| Gabriel |<p>This post contains two Stata do-files for constructing the “Oscar appeal” variable at the center of Rossman & Schilke …

The Stata Blog

<b>What are DSGE models?</b><p>Dynamic stochastic general equilibrium (DSGE) models are used by macroeconomists to model multiple time series. A DSGE model is …

Econometrics By Simulation

Efficiently Saving and Sharing Data in R<p>After spending a day the other week struggling to make sense of a federal data set shared in an archaic …

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Are you trying to find the best solution for the natural phenomenon which is commonly referred to as ”aging”? Do you tend to look at yourself …

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AERA: Duncan Faces Critics on Student Testing

<i>San Francisco</i><p>Education Secretary Arne Duncan climbed up on the elephant in the room pretty much as soon as he started his invited address at the …

School Climate Connection Blog — Blog

A new brief from the Alliance for Excellent Education argues that reauthorization of the ESEA must target high schools that repeatedly fail to …

School Climate Matters

It really, really does.<p>That's the conclusion of a massive new review of research by experts at the National School Climate Center and Fordham …

Study: Prettier Charts Can Be Harder for Students to Read

Graphics are often intended to engage children in learning otherwise dry material, such as data on a chart. Yet new research from Ohio State …

Storify: Why Educators Should Care About Congress' Debate Over NSF Peer Review

Think education research has a tendency to get politicized now? Congress is debating ways to increase its own control over the National Science …