Center for Applied Research and
Our mission is to improve the quality of education for all learners through neutral, rigorous research and evaluation of educational contexts and initiatives.
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- Evaluation Services: Discover our approach to applied research and evaluation
- Publications: Browse evaluation projects and applied research reports by topic area
- District Assembly: Connect with resources designed for Minnesota school districts
- People: Meet our staff and discover their areas of expertise
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CAREI in the News
- CAREI Researchers Receive MWERA Award
- Students’ grades and health improve with later high school start times
- Renewed focus on U teen sleep studies after Sec. Duncan’s comments
- Urban Wilderness Canoe Adventure Program Findings Spotlighted by Mayor and Foundations
- CAREI Collaborative Grant Recipients Announced