Evidence-Based Improvement: A Guide for States to Strengthen Their Frameworks and Supports Aligned to the Evidence Requirements of ESSA

To support states and local districts in selecting and implementing evidence-based improvement strategies, WestEd researchers have published a set of tools for this work. These tools provide guidance for examining state and local evidence-based decisions, with tools designed specifically for states and districts. Tools are also provided for determining the alignment between contexts and evidence-based interventions, as well as providing guidance and support in selecting evidence-based interventions. A total of six tools are provided on this page.