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Our Impact

We work to strengthen the connections among research, policy, and practice in order to improve education and expand opportunities for all learners.

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Educators and administrators served over 3 years

“I feel that we have made significant progress because of the partnership we enjoy with SEDL. . . . We have the vision; you all have helped put seed to the vision to make it a reality.”
— Kim Benton, Interim Deputy State Superintendent, Mississippi Department of Education

Who We Are

SEDL is a nonprofit education research, development, and dissemination organization. Our services include cutting-edge professional development, turnaround consulting services, research and evaluation services, and research-based products.


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Bringing Evidence into the Classroom

Through the Center for High-Performing Schools, SEDL partners with schools and districts to improve teaching and learning and produce lasting changes in organizational cultures.
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Success Stories

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Conducting Gold-standard Education Research

Researchers at SEDL and the University of Wisconsin–Madison are conducting a study of two curricula to determine the impact of the programs on teacher practices and student achievement.
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Engage. Discover. Analyze. Transform. These are the tools we use with educators to help ensure a quality education for all learners.

When you choose SEDL, you receive innovative, expert support that is informed by research and tailored to meet your needs. Our staff of dedicated education and research specialists include former teachers and seasoned administrators. We understand the pressures and challenges that schools and districts face today.

Why SEDL? We embrace change, strive for innovation, and go to the edge for our clients. This is how we bring our passion for improving teaching and learning to our work.

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