Dr. John Q. Easton, Director of IES, Gives Guest Lecture at CASTL

Published on 06/20/13, in News » Media » Photos

Dr. John Q. Easton, director of the Institute of Education Sciences (IES), visits the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning (CASTL) to give a Guest Lecture entitled “Using Measurement as Leverage Between Developmental Research and Educational Practice” on Thursday June 20th, 2013. Easton discussed the importance of good measurement, especially as it relates to domains of development beyond cognitive and academic skills. Discussions centered around collaboration with educational partners and researchers to leverage the impact of using measures. Learn more on this CASTL Meeting.

Easton holds a Ph.D. in measurement, evaluation, and statistical analysis from the University of Chicago, and was executive director of the Consortium on Chicago School Research at the University of Chicago. He has served as director of IES, the research arm of the U.S. Department of Education and encompasses a number of national centers, since 2009.

Dr. Bridget Hamre
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Dr. John Easton
Dr. John Easton
CASTL Graduate Students and meeting attendees
Dr. John Easton