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Ohio Education Research Center Blog

Below you can find all the latest updates on research and projects the OERC is involved in.

Evidence-Based Intervention (EBI) Training in Education (“EBITE”)

October 6 – November 7, 2023

Are you an Ohio State Support Team (SST) member or Regional Data Lead (RDL) working with a school or district and wanting to learn more about EBIs to improve student outcomes?
Are you looking for hands-on experience using the Ohio Evidence-based Clearinghouse (OEBC) and other sources for locating EBIs?
Do you need practical tools to guide decisions around use of EBIs? EBITE can help!
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Elizabeth Yirava

Ohio Housing Finance Agency


Hi, I’m Elizabeth Yirava. I’m a third year Statistics and Public Policy Analysis student at the John Glenn College. This summer, I’m interning with OHFA (Ohio Housing Finance Agency). I’ve had an interest in using math and data to create policy and solve public problems since I began college, and the PSDS internship seemed like a great way to develop my data analytics skills.
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Cordelia Van der Veer

Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities


My name is Cordelia Van der Veer, and I am an incoming 2nd year majoring in public policy analysis and political science. This summer, I am working for Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD). I chose the PSDS internship because I wanted to learn more about programming and data analysis related to public policy questions.
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Intern of the Week: Zaida Jenkins


The Ohio Education Research Center — a collaborative of the John Glenn College and the Center for Human Resource Research — offers the Public Sector Data Internship Program for students interested in exploring careers in policy research and evaluation. This year, we were very excited to host three interns at state agencies across Columbus.
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Career Resource Navigator: A useful tool for mapping your career journey


Ohio’s Career Resource Navigator (CRN) provides job seekers, students, career counselors, and others with information on Ohio’s post-secondary education and career training programs. A team of researchers from the Ohio Education Research Center at the John Glenn College of Public Affairs and the CHRR worked with a group of key stakeholders to design this valuable tool. It was launched in December and is now available for anyone to use.

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