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Peabody ConsortiumTeachers happier with evaluations; testing a burden.

A research consortium led by Peabody Professor Dale Ballu helped the Tennessee Department of Education with a study finding that Tennessee teachers are satisfied with work conditions but feel bogged down by test prep.  read more


Ebony McGee
Black academics expected to ‘entertain’ when presenting, new study says

Black faculty members are expected to be “entertaining” when presenting academic research to mostly white peers, according to a new Vanderbilt study.

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Jason Grissom
Ellen Goldring and Jason Grissom earned a grant of $1.6 million from IES for their study, The Development and Validation of a Diagnostic Assessment of Instructional Leadership Capacity.


Ellen Goldring
‘SAM’ helps principals spend more time leading, less time putting out fires

School principals are often so caught up with managing their schools, they have little time to provide instructional leadership to their teachers. There may be a solution to this dilemma, according to a new report by researchers at Vanderbilt University and University of Pennsylvania.

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