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January 23, 2017
BIE’s New Senior Director of Research & Evidence: Dr. Sally Kingston

by John Larmer
Editor in Chief

One of the Buck Institute’s goals in its new strategic plan is “Build a (BIE) evidence base for quality PBL.” There is already lots of research showing PBL works, but we need more, and particularly for our own model of PBL and how it is being implemented. We intend to collect and use this data, according to our strategic plan, “to identify highest impact PBL approaches, as well as bring more teachers and leaders into the PBL “tent” and support BIE’s claims of student impact with funders, clients and policy makers.”

To lead our effort to meet this goal, we created the position of senior director of research and evidence, and have now hired someone with an...

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