Evaluations

How well do education reforms and other school-based programs work? IESP evaluates various important interventions in schools and districts, including a NYCDOE summer learning and internship program, Performance-Driven Budgeting (NYCDOE), the Annenberg-funded New York Networks for School Renewal and the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship BizCamp program. 

2015

  • Make Your Job Summer Program: A Report to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship
  • Making Summer Matter: The Impact of Youth Employment on Academic Performance
  • Rolling Out and Scaling Up: What Happens When a New Program Is No Longer New?

2014

  • Making Summer Matter: The Impact of Youth Employment on Academic Performance
  • What Is a Summer Job Worth? The Impact of Summer Youth Employment on Academic Outcomes

2013

  • Not Just for Poor Kids: The Impact of Universal Free School Breakfast on Meal Participation and Student Outcomes
  • Do Small Schools Improve Performance in Large, Urban Districts? Causal Evidence from New York City
  • Unlocking New York City’s High School Progress Report: A Report Commissioned by New Visions for Public Schools

2012

  • Training Your Own: The Impact of New York City’s Aspiring Principals Program on Achievement

2010

  • TO BE IB: Creating Support Structures and Services for Title I High Schools Implementing the International Baccalaureate Programme
  • Urban Advantage Interim Report