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Direct Instruction: What the Research Says

A list of the primary studies and meta-analyses regarding Direct Instruction, including a discussion of controversial findings.

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A Bibliography of the Direct Instruction Curriculum & Studies Examining its Efficacy

Studies involving Direct Instruction curricula and its implementation have been conducted with a wide variety of populations, in different settings, and within all subject areas related to the programs. This report from the National Institute for Direct Instruction (NIFDI) provides citations to many of these studies.

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Issues in Public Education: Research and Analysis

Brings to light the underlying conflicts of interest and their impact on what the public is given to understand about educational research findings.

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