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Examining a Math Intervention in Philadelphia Schools: An RCT in Partnership with RAND

Released May 31, 2018

RFA is partnering with RAND to conduct an RCT on a math intervention in nine Philadelphia high schools. The math intervention, ALEKS, is a web-based intelligent tutoring system being used in 20 Algebra I classrooms across the schools. RFA’s role focuses on conducting interviews and classroom observations in the participating classrooms three times each year, as well as assisting with data analysis.

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