MEDC cited as a model for other states

July 13, 2023 Chalkbeat Colorado

Chalkbeat Colorado: Strunk said she sees Michigan, where she previously was an education professor, as a model. The Michigan Education Data Center, created through a partnership between the state education department and its flagship public universities, serves as a central clearinghouse to clean and store data, review requests, and help researchers refine their proposals.

It’s true, she said, that research questions have to be carefully designed to not mislead policymakers.