NCER and IES Hold Annual Summer Research Training Institute: Cluster-Randomized Trials

The National Center for Education Research (NCER) within the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) has announced its eighth Summer Research Training Institute on Cluster-Randomized Trials. This training institute is conducted to increase the capacity of researchers to develop and conduct rigorous evaluations of the impact of education interventions.

When: July 7-17, 2014
Where: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Application materials should be submitted online at:

All applications must be received no later than Monday, April 21, 2014 at 8:00 pm ET. Applications will be reviewed and applicants will be notified of placement by Wednesday, May 7, via e-mail.

If you have questions about the summer institute, please contact Valerie Lyne at

If you have questions about this training project, please contact Dr. Meredith Larson, at (202) 219-2025 or