Home | News and Events | REL Central News

REL Central News

  • December 2016 Newsletter

    When we speak about something ending, there is often a sad connotation. This is the last newsletter to be distributed as we are at the end of this five year…

  • November 2016 Newsletter

    REL Central recognizes the value of teachers and the need to support them in the field. This month’s newsletter allows us to highlight the most recent work that has come…

  • October 2016 Newsletter

    As we enter into the last quarter of this year, we continue to publish new reports with information that will assist educators in decision making. In this issue, we have one report that…

  • September 2016 Newsletter

    An Update From Our Director September is a wonderful month. It is that time of year when most schools have completed all of their initial startup and are beginning to settle into a routine….

  • August 2016 Newsletter

    An Update From Our Director This newsletter has something for everyone; from teacher preparation, to early warning systems, to state interventions in schools!

  • REL Central Summer 2016 Newsletter

    Everyone continuously strives for student success. In this issue, we highlight two published reports. Both of these have strong connections to student achievement.  

  • May 2016 Newsletter

    This year continues to be an exciting one for REL Central. We just completed our spring Governing Board meeting. It is always nice to have indepth conversations with educators from each of the seven states…

  • March 2016 Newsletter

    REL Central enjoys working on projects that have the potential to assist educators at both the state and local levels. The project highlighted in this newsletter initially emerged from research alliance conversations regarding collecting…

  • February 2016 Newsletter

    REL Central is very excited about our newest published reports. One document focuses on Native American students and where they go to school within our region. The other report assists educators with creating questionnaires….

  • January 2016 Newsletter

    REL Central would like to welcome you back from your winter breaks. We hope that you had a restful break. We know that everything starts back up and gets into high gear very…

  • November 2015 Newsletter

    We really enjoy working with educators at all levels. One topic of conversation that consistently emerges is research literacy and how to apply it in our daily experiences. REL Central provides support to educators…

  • October 2015 Newsletter

    We enjoy hearing about what is happening in the schools in our region it keeps us current and helps us to remember the reason we do what we do! October newsletter

  • September 2015 Newsletter

    As most schools are now up and running after the lazy days of summer, we are so happy to be hearing positive stories of how teachers have been using the Instructional Improvement Cycle…

  • August 2015 Newsletter

    It’s hard to believe that we’re already at the start of a new school year! In this newsletter, we highlight two upcoming webinars and one onsite event.   August newsletter

  • July 2015 Newsletter

    In the July newsletter learn about a newly released toolkit that assists with making that connection from research to practice: Instructional Improvement Cycle: A teacher’s guide for collecting and analyzing data on instructional strategies.

  • June 2015 Newsletter

    In the June newsletter, we highlight a newly released toolkit for instructional improvement, a video clip, an upcoming free event on teaching coaching for mathematics, and Q&As on vocabulary instruction.

  • May 2015 Newsletter

    The May newsletter features the newest REL Central publication, A Guide for Monitoring District Implementation of Educator Evaluation Systems

  • April 2015 Newsletter

    Our April newsletter features information about our works in progress, an upcoming event on mathematics and science, and more

  • March 2015 Newsletter

    Our March newsletter features information about our works in progress, an upcoming event on mathematics and science, and more!

  • February 2015 Newsletter

    Our February newsletter features information about our works in progress, an upcoming event on rural education, and more!

  • January 2015 Newsletter

    Our January newsletter includes an update from our director and information about our newest IES publication!

  • An Update from the REL Central Director

    January is not only the time to look forward to an entirely new year-it is also a great time to reflect on wonderful happenings from the past year. One of our primary goals at REL Central…

  • Research Alliances Using Data and Evidence to Improve Program Quality

    On September 28, REL Central researchers moderated a panel discussion at the fall 2013 meeting of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) in Washington, DC. The three panelists…