EndVision Research and Evaluation: Helping you plan for and measure results
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EndVision's primary research staff have more than 40 years of combined experience in educational research, evaluation, development, and technical assistance. Recent projects have included work with more than 17 agencies in 15 states.

Click each heading to learn about EndVision's capacity and experience.

Services we provide

  • Proposal development, research and evaluation planning
  • Selecting cost-effective research and evaluation methods
  • Articulating program theory to guide planning and implementation
  • Implementing research studies and evaluations
  • Communicating research and evaluation findings

Content areas we have expertise in

  • Teacher professional development
  • Pedagogy and content
  • Student reading, literacy, science, math, and technology knowledge
  • Organizational processes, partnerships and collaborations
  • Institutional change and sustainability
  • Change and impact at multiple levels within communities
    (e.g., individual, group, community)

Technical skills

  • Instrument development and validation
  • Survey design and implementation
  • On-site classroom observations
  • Design of randomized experiments and cluster randomized trials
  • Student assessment using the DIBELS™ measures of early literacy skills, and other standardized tests and curriculum-based assessments
  • Analysis of the alignment betweeen curriculum, instruction, standards and assessment
  • Analysis of archival data and existing data sets
  • Data analysis using both qualitative and quantitative methods
    • Survey design and analysis
    • Ethnography, case study, focus groups and learning circles
    • Advanced statistical models for latent variable analysis, multilevel/nested group structures, and longitudinal data
    • Psychometric analysis, item response models

Examples of Recent Projects


Client Project
Bureau of Indian Education Evaluation of Bureau of Indian Education State-level Reading First Program
McDougal Littell Publishing, Inc. Evaluation of Middle School Science Program
Evaluation of Middle School Math Program
Evaluation of High School Algebra Program
Lewis Clark State College Evaluation of Idaho Teaching Excellence for Science and Literacy Achievement TESLA Mathematics Science Partnership Title IIB Grant
Utah State University Evaluation of numerous projects including OSEP Master's Transition Program grant, National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management grants
Montana State University, George Mason University, and Harry Mudd College Evaluation of NSF DRK12 IMMERSION Grant
Utah State Office of Education Evaluation of Utah State Improvement Grant
University of New Mexico Evaluation of Phase-1 Banner Implementation
Granite Utah School District District-wide Reading Curriculum Assistance

Past/Current Clients

      EndVision clients have included

  • Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of Indian Education Programs
  • Academic Success for All Learners
  • Utah State University
  • McDougal Littell, a subsidiary of the Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Department of Health and Human Services, Association for Children, Youth and Families
  • National Science Foundation
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • University of New Mexico
  • Utah State University
  • Utah State Office of Education
  • Utah Personnel Development Center
  • Cache School District, Utah
  • Murray School District, Utah
  • Davis School District, Utah
  • Granite School District, Utah

Recent Project Locations

      Project work has included the following locations:

  • Bureau of Indian Education Schools in 11 states throughout the country
  • Utah State University
  • Mobile County Public Schools, Alabama
  • Florence Unified School District, Arizona
  • Paradise Valley Unified School District, Arizona
  • Elk Grove Unified School District, California
  • Edison Public Schools, New Jersey
  • North Brunswick Public Schools, New Jersey
  • Buffalo Public Schools, New York
  • Fredonia Central School District, New York
  • Cache County School District, Utah
  • Murray School District, Utah
  • Davis School District, Utah
  • Knox County Schools, Tennessee
  • Williamson County School District, Tennessee
 

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