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Sample Recruitment Challenges and Best Practices

It is impossible to have a successful applied research project (quantitative or qualitative) without first recruiting a sample. Here are some best practices for recruiting representative samples in education.

The Opportunity Myth study by TNTP.

2018 Research Year In Review

Overdeck Family Foundation supported 22 new research projects in 2018, providing total funding of over $5.6 million.

Opportunity Atlas map, provided by Opportunity Insights.

Launch of Opportunity Insights

The Opportunity Atlas is an interactive tool that lets users discover which neighborhoods in America offer children the best chance to rise out of poverty.

The Opportunity Myth Study

The Opportunity Myth study found that most students do what they’re asked in school but are still not ready to succeed after school given a lack of assignments that ask students to achieve grade level mastery.