The Every Student Succeeds Act gives states greater responsibility for choosing strategies to improve underperforming schools. For over a decade, MDRC has rigorously evaluated school improvement strategies, collecting evidence that can help states determine which strategies are likely to work. This Issue Focus describes four of MDRC’s most recent studies.
Implementation and Interim Impacts of Parents’ Fair Share
Lessons for the Child Support Enforcement System from Parents’ Fair Share
Results of the New Chance Observational Study
Final Report on a Comprehensive Program for Young Mothers in Poverty and Their Children