Evaluation & Research

Wexford Institute, a division of Wexford Inc,  works collaboratively with clients to conduct a wide variety of evaluation and research services.  We use a mixture of quantitative and qualitative methods, and adhere to rigorous methodological and professional standards. Wexford Inc has a registered and certified  Institutional Review Board, which reviews our evaluation and research plans to ensure the protection of privacy and safety of children and adults participating in our studies.    

Program Evaluation
Research Studies 
Research Base

Wexford Institute provides the following evaluation services:

  • Logic Model and Theory of Action  

  • Design and Data Collection Plan

  • Data Management Plan and System

  • Formative and Summative Data 

  • Data Collection - participation records, surveys, observations, focus groups, interviews, artifact review, assessment, portfolio review

  • Implementation Analysis  

  • Quality Assurance

  • Quantitative and Qualitative Data Analysis

  • Snapshots and Briefings

  • Progress and Impact Reports for Internal and External Stakeholders and Funders

  • Action Planning and Professional Development for Continuous Improvement 

  • Dissemination of Information

Wexford Institute staff has expertise in a variety of quantitative and qualitative research designs and methods, including:

  • Developmental Research

  • Design-Based Iterative Research

  • Ethnographic Research

  • Correlational Research

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis and Return on Investment

  • Quasi-Experimental Research

  • Impact - Experimental Research 

Staff design research studies based on the research questions, which are aligned with the maturity and the purpose of the intervention.  For Quasi-Experimental and Experimental Research, staff follow the What Works Clearinghouse Standards to ensure the rigor of the research. 

​​Wexford staff continue to develop a theoretical and evidence-based foundation related to areas that we focus on, including:

  • Equity Issues and Solutions

  • Professional Development

  • Educator Effectiveness and Compensation Systems

  • Social-Emotional Learning and Mental Wellness Programs

  • Literacy, English Learners, Standard English Learners

  • School and District Reform

  • Technology Integration

  • Blended Learning

  • STEM

  • Arts Education

  • Family Engagement

Email Us:

info@wexford.org

Contact us:  

 310 - 541-1504

 512 - 422-6678

   

Mail Us:  

PO Box 4089

Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA  90274