Dean Chard Calls on Congress to Fund Education Research

As Congress convenes, Simmons Dean David Chard urges legislators to fully fund the Education Sciences Reform Act, which provides for research that evaluates the programs, practices and outcomes in  schools. His opinion piece is featured in Roll Call and to read it, click here. Dean Chard chairs the National Board of Education Sciences, which advises […]

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AAPSS Releases Series of Papers Co-Edited by Simmons’ McLendon

Simmons Associate Dean Michael McLendon co-edited a series of 11 papers this month in The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science that find state policies meant to increase college access and degree attainment aren’t working. The series looks at state policy initiatives such as financing for student scholarships, fiscal responses to […]

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