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

Dates: 2015 - 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.