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The Brookings Institute: K-12 Education Topics
Brookings brings together more than 300 leading experts in government and academia from all over the world who provide the highest quality research, policy recommendations, and analysis on a full range of public policy issues.
The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL): Research
CASEL works to advance the scientific base for social and emotional learning (SEL) by synthesizing the research of others, conducting original research, and spotlighting recent research from colleagues and collaborators.
CSCORE (Center for School Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation)
Includes a wealth of evidence-based resources for school counselors organized by topic
National Center for Education Statistics
Elementary, secondary, higher-ed, adult, and continuing are all covered. Extensive information here on education data.
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Working to create a society in which every individual possesses the academic, social, and emotional skills needed to succeed in school, at work, and in life.
The Rand Corporation - Education Resources
RAND's research on pre-K, K-12, and higher education covers issues such as assessment and accountability, choice-based and standards-based school reform, vocational training, and the value of arts education and policy in sustaining communities and promoting a well-rounded community.
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Academic Search Premier This link opens in a new window
Provides full text for nearly 3,970 journals covering the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, and much more.
ERIC This link opens in a new window
A database of citations and abstracts from nearly 1,000 educational journals plus full text of educational documents and papers.
Google Scholar This link opens in a new window
Google Scholar allows you to cross search scholarly literature across many disciplines.
Project Muse - Standard Collection This link opens in a new window
A database of over 100 full text scholarly journals mainly within the past five years.
PsycInfo (APA) 1887-Current This link opens in a new window
Comprehensive international coverage of scholarly literature in psychology. Includes articles from more than 1300 periodicals in over 25 languages.
ScienceDirect Health & Life Sciences College Edition This link opens in a new window
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The Edge of Success (2018) - This documentary explores one of the best high schools in the nation and the factors that may have contributed to its recent student suicides. Gain insight from the students themselves, as well as parents, educators, mental health experts, and local pediatricians.
Max Becoming Max (2017) - Film follows a special needs 12-year-old around his new school in New Hampshire. It speaks to the benefits of integrated learning programs and the impact that adults can have on students like Max.
Broken Places (2018) - A filmmaker tries to understand why some children are permanently damaged by early adversity while others are able to thrive.