A r c h i v e d I n f o r m a t i o n
Evidence-Based Education (EBE)
Student Achievement and School Accountability Conference
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Why are both needed?
- Without professional wisdom education cannot
- adapt to local circumstances
- operate intelligently in the many areas in which research evidence is absent or incomplete.
- Without empirical evidence education cannot
- resolve competing approaches
- generate cumulative knowledge
- avoid fad, fancy, and personal bias