ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Educational researcher Matt Dawson, Ph.D., recognized for his work in research design, educational technology and survey and assessment development, has joined the staff of AdvancED as senior researcher in the innovation division.
In his position, Dawson will be responsible for directing, designing, managing and implementing the organization's research and evaluation program.
"We are extremely fortunate to have someone with Matt's talents joining AdvancED," said Mark A. Elgart, president and CEO for AdvancED. "Our work takes us into more than 100,000 classrooms each year capturing data points on student learning environments. Matt will help us mine that rich data for best practices and opportunities that will benefit all schools and school systems throughout the world."