External Research Syntheses

Summaries from Practice Guides and Toolkits

These summaries include highlights from the US Institute of Education Sciences (IES) What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) Practice Guides and from the UK Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) Teaching and Learning Toolkit.

High Quality Evidence - Syntheses


Agency Title URL
Institute of Education Sciences: What Works Clearinghouse (US) Practice Guidelines ies.ed.gov/ncee/wwc/PracticeGuides
Education Endowment Foundation (UK) Teaching and Learning Toolkit educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/evidencesummaries/teaching-learning-toolkit
Education Endowment Foundation (UK) Guidance Reports educationendowmentfoundation.org.uk/tools/guidance-reports
Education Counts (NZ) Iterative Best Evidence Synthesis www.educationcounts.govt.nz/publications/series/2515

Research Organizations

Agency Title URL
Campbell Collaboration Systematic Reviews, Policy Briefs, & Evidence Gap Maps campbellcollaboration.org/betterevidence.html
John Hopkins Best Evidence Encyclopedia www.bestevidence.org/
MIT: Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (JPAL) Policy Insights www.povertyactionlab.org/policyinsights/education
Peabody College, Vanderbilt: IRIS Center Evidence-Based Practice Summaries iris.peabody.vanderbilt.edu/resources/ebp_summaries/
WestEd "Doing What Works" Library dwwlibrary.wested.org/resources

Public-interest Groups

Agency Title URL
Child Trends LINKS Syntheses www.childtrends.org/links-syntheses


This page was last updated on June 11, 2023