Resource Library

EDC’s Learning and Teaching Division produces resources in the form of reports, books, Web-based tools, and multimedia for stakeholders across the education continuum. Some of these resources are developed exclusively by EDC while others are the result of collaborations with federal and state government, universities, foundations, and other funders.

Titlesort descending Description Type Year
LTDFlix on YouTube

View videos related to our work to improve the effectiveness of education from preschool through college on the LTDFlix YouTube channel.

Video 2015
Perspectives on the Impact of Pre-K Expansion

Authored by staff from Education Development Center and the National Institute for Early Education Research, this brief looks at state policies and regulations regarding pre-K expansion that have the potential to positively impact child care...

Publication 2011
PowerUp What Works

AIR, CAST, and EDC developed this interactive professional learning environment that builds the capacity of teachersand leaders to use evidence-based practices, universal design for learning (UDL) principles, and technology to improve student...

Publication 2015
Providing Effective Written Feedback

Co-authored by EDC researchers and staff from the Boston Public Schools (BPS) Office of Human Capital, this article published in Principal Leadership discusses their collaborative work to develop an Evaluative Feedback Rubric to assess...

Publication 2017
Quality Measures: Partnership Effectiveness Continuum

Principals are key to improving schools, but too often the programs that train them don’t adequately prepare principals for the challenges they will face leading schools. One way to change this is for school districts and training providers to...

Publication 2014
Quality Measures: Principal Preparation Program Self-Assessment Toolkit

Designed to help principal preparation programs assess the quality of the training offered, this kit was developed originally for use in states and districts taking part in Wallace Foundation-funded efforts to improve school leadership. It was...

Publication 2013
Quick-Click Tour of LTD FY15 Resources

This "Quick-Click Tour" presents some of the online and print resources that the Learning and Teaching Division at EDC produced from October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015.

Publication 2015
Quick-Click Tour: EDC's New Resources

This "Quick-Click Tour" tour offers a fast way to explore over 100 of the new resources—including videos, articles, toolkits, online resources, books, reports, and briefs—that EDC produced in FY17. Videos can be viewed within this issuu document...

Publication 2017
Rebuilding for Learning: Addressing Barriers to Learning and Teaching, and Re-engaging Students

The Rebuilding for Learning™ initiative assists school leaders in their work to develop systems of learning supports. This report presents that process and outlines the successes of Gainesville City Schools as they created their own...

Publication 2012
Success at the Core

Launched by EDC and Vulcan Productions in 2010 and now available on The Teaching Channel, Success at the Core (SaC) is a free professional development toolkit designed to help teams and teachers understand, embrace, and implement a...

Video 2015
Summary of a Literature Review on Implementation, Systems Change, and Continuous Improvement

EDC's integrated conceptual model for technical assistance—and our design and strategic plans for working with school districts to enhance student outcomes—is informed and guided by research on implementation, systems change, and continuous...

Publication 2015
The Effective Principal: Instructional Leadership for High-Quality Learning

This volume examines how effective instructional leadership by principals and other school administrators is affected by their own knowledge and beliefs about learning, teaching, and subject matter. Using mathematics as a subject focus, the...

Publication 2008