Research

July 17th, 2018
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USC to investigate school choice policies under $10 million grant

New federally funded center creates a national partnership of school choice scholars

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July 11th, 2018
Zoë Corwin, associate research professor

Skate culture surrounds us. But how well do we understand it?

A grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation will support study of skateboarding, schools and society

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July 5th, 2018

To keep students in math, new project targets teacher PD

A $1.4 million federal grant will support a USC Rossier effort to improve professional development

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June 27th, 2018

In grad school admissions, whom you know still matters a lot

A new study of top PhD programs finds “networks of trust” remain strong

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June 27th, 2018

Report finds lingering challenges around state funding formula

A new survey of superintendents shows broad support for Local Control Funding Formula, but also desire for modifications

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June 6th, 2018

Study: Los Angeles Unified closing equity gaps in school discipline

As the district layered on new policies over the past decade, suspensions fell

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March 27th, 2018

How much is technology helping to get students to college?

A new report from the Pullias Center looks at the effectiveness of digital tools

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March 15th, 2018

Colleges must broaden support of Black male athletes, study finds

New report shows persistent disparities in graduation rates and representation on campus

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February 7th, 2018

Parents approve of Calif. school quality measures, poll finds

Results from the sixth annual USC Rossier/PACE poll also found support for increasing school funding

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January 10th, 2018

Policy agenda offers path to helping homeless LGBTQ students

A new paper creates policy and research suggestions to solve a wicked problem

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