In this keynote address presented at the Mid-western Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in October, 2004, the author discusses the increasing interest of federal policy-makers in scientifically- based research. A comparison between education and other disciplines is offered, and a proposal for increased rigor in educational research is proposed.
Slavin, Robert E.
"Evidence-Based Reform in Education: Promise and Pitfalls,"
Mid-Western Educational Researcher: Vol. 18:
1, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarworks.bgsu.edu/mwer/vol18/iss1/3