Who We Are

The website is produced by the Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) at Johns Hopkins University School of Education, in collaboration with a distinguished Technical Work Group and a Stakeholder Advisory Group. It is information solely intended to be useful to educators and the public and has no official status.

This research was funded by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. We thank them for their support but acknowledge that the findings and conclusions presented in this site are those of the author(s) alone, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the Foundation.

We wish to acknowledge the people who have worked tirelessly to bring this web site to fruition. Staff are affiliated with Johns Hopkins University unless otherwise noted.

The main development team for Evidence for ESSA:
Robert Slavin, late Director of the Center for Research and Reform in Education
Cynthia Lake
Amanda Neitzel
Marta Pellegrini (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Nathan Storey
Susan Davis
Ilana Brunner
Nancy Madden

Other important contributors:
Jennifer Morrison
Betsy Wolf
Kate Allman
Sharon Fox
Becca Slavin
Beth Comstock
Ariane Baye (University of Liege, Belgium)
Alan Cheung (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Bette Chambers (University of York, England)