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News, Research, & Resources

Recorded Seminars

Our Ben Castleman gave a talk on entitled “Prompts, Personalization, and Pay-offs: Using Behavioral Nudges to Help Students Navigate Complex Postsecondary Decisions” where he discussed new research that explores innovative strategies to help students and their families navigate complex decisions about postsecondary education.

Dan Goldhaber also gave a Ed Policy Seminar entitled “Knocking on the Door to the Teaching Profession? Modeling the Entry of Prospective Teachers in the Workforce” and that video is available online.