Prashant Loyalka is a visiting Leading Research Fellow at the HSE Institute for Education and the International Laboratory for Education Policy Analysis. His research article, ‘Does Shadow Education Help Students Prepare for College?’ will be published in the International Journal of Educational Development Vol 49, in July 2016. In an interview with HSE News Service, Dr Loyalka talked about his research into the advantages and shortcomings of shadow education and about why American parents send their kids to after-school Russian math class.
Dear Colleagues,We invite you to participate at the International Symposium «Education and social inequality» held by Institute of Education, HSE.
BRINGING IT BACK HOME: Why state comparisons are more useful than international comparisons for improving U.S. education policy
The report "BRINGING IT BACK HOME: Why state comparisons are more useful than international comparisons for improving U.S. education policy" by Martin Carnoy, Emma Garcia and Tatiana Khavenson has been recently presented in Washington.
It’s More Useful to Compare Students from Different Regions of a Single Country than from Different Countries
Professor Martin Carnoy of Stanford University and visiting professor at the Higher School of Economics, and Tatiana Khavenson, Research Fellow at the HSE Institute of Education, were among the authors of the report ‘An Analysis of the Impact of Education Policies on Student Achievement in the United States’, which was recently presented in Washington, DC. The key provisions of this report are of use when it comes to analyzing the situation in Russian education.
Master class «Quasi-Experimental Design in Educational research» by Dr. Prashant Loyalka for students of «Measurement in Psychology and Education» master's program will be held on Wednesday, October 14th.
Assistant Professor of the Stanford University and Research Fellow at the International Laboratory for Educational Policy, Prashant Loyalka is visiting Moscow from 8th to 18th of October.
Professor of the Stanford University and scientific adviser of the Laboratory, Martin Carnoy is visiting Moscow from 13th to 18th of September.
The conference dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the International Research Laboratory for Institutional Analysis of Economic Reforms and the 5th anniversary of the Centre for Institutional Studies
The laboratory staff - Andrey Zakharov and Tatiana Khavenson - had participated in The Conference dedicated to the 10th anniversary of the International Research Laboratory for Institutional Analysis of Economic Reforms and the 5th anniversary of the Centre for Institutional Studies HSE.
TIMSS Advanced is a large-scale monitoring and therefore the control procedures of testing are needed throughout assessment. Galina Larina has participated in the International observers TIMSS Advanced training seminar which was organized on 28th of January in Amsterdam. Later, Irina Shklyaeva, Anastasia Kapuza and Julia Koreshnikova were also involved in the TIMSS Advanced observation.