Regional Educational Laboratory Central

One of ten Regional Educational Laboratories, Regional Educational Laboratory Central (REL Central) works in partnership to conduct applied research and training with a mission of supporting a more evidence-based education system

Director(s): Trudy Cherasaro

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Specialty Area

  • Career and Technical Education
  • Early Childhood Educators
  • Education Leadership
  • Educator Effectiveness
  • Educator Preparation
  • Educator Retention
  • Equity
  • Evidence Based Practices
  • Family Engagement
  • Teacher Mentoring and Induction

Primary Audience

  • Administrators
  • School Districts
  • State Education Agencies


  • Assessment Tools
  • Coaching
  • Content Expertise
  • Convening Stakeholders
  • Facilitation
  • Research


Midwest, Northeast

Colorado, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota

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Additional Information

Other Specialty Areas: Rural Education; American Indian Education; School Improvement; Innovative Schools