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Evidence-based Policymaking Collaborative, Low-Cost Randomized Controlled Trials (November 16, 2016)

Aeon, The Problem with P-values (October 11, 2016)

Robert Slavin, Why Rigorous Studies Get Smaller Effect Sizes (August 18, 2016)

Abt Associates, Rethinking External Validity (June 29, 2016)

WT Grant, Harnessing Discovery: Writing a Strong Mixed-Methods Proposal (June 22, 2016)

WT Grant, The Potential of Qualitative and Mixed-Methods Research (June 2016)

WT Grant, Why Qualitative Research? (May 26, 2016)

WT Grant, To Study Conceptual Use of Research, Consider Tradeoffs Among Methods (May 12, 2016)

Education Week, Health Researchers Argue About Qualitative vs. Quantitative Methods, Too (May 11, 2016)

Pharmaceutical Journal, How to Conduct a Literature Review (April 19, 2016)

Robert Slavin, What Is a Large Effect Size? (March 10, 2016)

Social Solutions, The Use of Rapid Evaluation Methods to Improve Performance (Part 2) (February 29, 2016)

Evidence Soup, How to Show Your Evidence is Reliable, Repeatable. (February 24, 2016)

Systematic Reviews Journal, What is an Evidence Map? A Systematic Review of Published Evidence Maps and Their Definitions, Methods, and Products (February 10, 2016)

Nature, Reproducibility: A Tragedy of Errors (February 3, 2016)

Mathematica Policy Research, Rapid-Cycle Evaluation: A Primer (February 2016)

Centre for Development Impact, Qualitative Comparative Analysis: A Valuable Approach to Add to the Evaluator’s ‘Toolbox’? (January 2016)

Social Solutions, The Importance of Logic Models and Theories of Change (January 18, 2016)

Institute for Education Sciences, New Regression Discontinuity Design Standards (December 2015)

American Journal of Evaluation, Unpacking the ”Black Box” of Social Programs and Policies (December 2015)

Institute of Education Sciences, Role of Effect Size in Conducting, Interpreting, & Summarizing Single-Case Research (December 2015)

National Academy of Sciences, Using Prediction Markets to Estimate the Reproducibility of Scientific Research (December 2015)

EvalWise, The Use of Rapid Evaluation Methods to Improve Performance (Part 2) (December 3, 2015)

EvalWise, The Use of Rapid Evaluation Methods to Improve Performance (Part 1) (November 24, 2015)

Abt Associates, Why Randomize? A Primer on Experimental Evaluations (September 7, 2015)

Robert Slavin, Experiments: Why Bigger is Better (September 24, 2015)

Leap of Reason, Structuring a Director of Outcomes & Evaluation Position (September 2015)

Leap of Reason, Statistical vs. Social Significance (September 2015)

Robert Slavin, Evidence Definitions: Theory Is Not Enough (September 3, 2015)

Chronicle of Higher Education, When Researchers State Goals for Clinical Trials in Advance, Success Rates Plunge (August 5, 2015)

Whitebarn Consulting, Resources: Logic Models and Theories of Change (July 13, 2015)

ACF/OPRE, Addressing Attrition Bias in Randomized Controlled Trials: Considerations for Systematic Evidence Reviews (July 2015

CNCS, Budgeting for Rigorous Evaluation: Insights from the Social Innovation Fund (June 3, 2015)

Lucy Goodchild van Hilten, Why It’s Time to Publish Research ‘Failures’ (May 5, 2015)