The Fierce Urgency of Knowledge

October 18th, 2021

Future Forward’s external evaluator with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Dr. Curtis Jones and Executive Director Kate Bauer-Jones in September presented to the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE), which is “dedicated to advancing research relevant to practice, from early childhood through post-secondary education. The Society strives to generate knowledge and facilitate applications in new contexts and across fields.”

SREE’s 2021 annual conference to continue advancements in education research was themed: The Fierce Urgency of Knowledge: Education Evidence for Reimagining and Reckoning.” 

In the session “Effectiveness of Early Literacy Interventions,” moderated by Dr. Greg Duncan with the University of California-Irvine, they presented two recent studies: