ERIC Number: ED447156
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Regional Educational Laboratories 1999 Annual Report: Linking the Worlds of Research, Policy, and Practice.
SERVE: SouthEastern Regional Vision for Education.
The Regional Educational Laboratories comprise a national network of institutions with similar missions, goals, and strategies. Since their establishment in 1965, the Regional Educational Laboratories have undertaken long-range initiatives to solve difficult problems in U.S. schools. This annual report describes some of the efforts of the Regional Educational Laboratories as they work to carry out a rigorous program of educational research. A profile of each of the 10 laboratories highlights activities for research and educational improvement. Each of the laboratories provides national leadership in a specialty area. The laboratories and their special areas are: (1) AEL (formerly Appalachia Education Laboratory); rural education; (2) Laboratory for Student Success (LSS): urban education; (3) Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning (McREL): curriculum, learning, and instruction; (4) North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL): educational technology; (5) Northeast and Islands Regional Educational Laboratory at Brown University (LAB): language and cultural diversity; (6) Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL): school change processes; (7) Pacific Resources for Education and Learning (PREL): language and cultural diversity; (8) The Regional Educational Laboratory at SERVE: early childhood education; (9) Southwest Educational Development Laboratory: language and cultural diversity; and (10) WestEd: assessment. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
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Authoring Institution: SERVE: SouthEastern Regional Vision for Education.