The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences.
ArchiveGrid includes over four million records describing archival materials, bringing together information about historical documents, personal papers, family histories, and more. With over 1,000 different archival institutions represented, ArchiveGrid helps researchers looking for primary source materials held in archives, libraries, museums and historical societies.
A project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics.
The Center on Education Policy is a national, independent advocate for public education and for more effective public schools. CEP reports on a wide range of topics concerning both public and private schools.
Child Trends is a nonprofit, nonpartisan research center that performs research around the well-being of children and youth. Education research topics include: family strengths and involvement in education, character education, social and emotional learning, and more.