Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Abt Associates is a significant participant in the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) Spring 2013 conference. An Abt Associates leader is delivering the keynote address and several others from Abt staff members are holding workshops and presenting at the conference, the theme of which is the importance of stepping back from the specific details of individual studies to consider the lessons one may learn when considering results across multiple studies.
Who: Beth Gamse, principal associate in Abt’s Social and Economic Policy Division and SREE Spring 2013 conference chair, giving the keynote lecture: “Start with Questions, End with Student Achievement: The Role of Data and Research.” Other Abt staff members are discussing national and regional education studies. Download the full list of presentations.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.