Research Publication Types

Scholastic produces six types of research publications:

  • Research Foundation Paper

    The Research Into Practice

    These reports summarize the research-based and practice-validated principles utilized to develop a Scholastic program.

  • Effectiveness Report

    The Highest Level of Proof

    These reports summarize findings from quasi-experimental and randomized controlled trials using Scholastic programs.

  • Impact Study

    The Real-life Research

    These reports summarize single-subject design research studies that document the implementation and impact of Scholastic programs on student achievement.

  • Professional Papers

    The Rationale or Best Practices

    These reports, authored by an expert in the field, summarize the rationale and/or best practices application for a Scholastic program.

  • Research Update

    The Research Summary

    These three-page research briefs summarize the implementation and impact of Scholastic programs on student achievement.

  • Case Study

    A Portrait of the Program in Practice

    These reports provide a context and evidence of success for Scholastic programs.