Research Education (Pre K-12)

The Institute's Research

Date Published Title Description
May 2010 Lackawanna & Luzerne Proficiency Reports These reports track Lackawanna & Luzerne County School District PSSA performance in writing for selected grades in elementary, middle, and high school.
December 2006 Education & Workforce Development Task Force This project was the result of the Education & Workforce Development Task Force from the 2006 Indicators Forum identifying this as a primary goal for the region. The paper identifies where the region stands relative to programs, availability, and strength. It also discusses initiatives through the Rendell Administration, and highlights initiatives from other states to enhance pre-k and kindergarten education
August 2006 The State of K-12 Education in Northeastern Pennsylvania and Best Practices for Improving Quality The focus of this research is aimed at taking an objective look at K-12 education in the region and identifying not only why quality of education in public schools needs to increase, but also best practices from around the world that will enhance K-12 education locally.

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