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Center for Research in
Education & Social Policy


The Center for Research in Education and Social Policy (CRESP) within the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Delaware conducts rigorous research, program evaluation, and policy analysis to help practitioners, policymakers, and the researchers who collaborate with them better understand critical issues in education, community health, and human services. Learn more about what we do.


CRESP evaluators are committed to supporting faculty and staff in their research, quality improvement, and grant evaluation needs. Learn more.

Check out our four areas of focus and the diverse portfolio of research projects we’re pursuing.

Find CRESP products and related journal articles in our publications database.

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“I am very impressed with the evaluation work from CRESP. In particular, I appreciate the collaborative attitude and willingness to adapt evaluation strategies to current project needs.”
— CRESP evaluation partner

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CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @AERA_EdResearch: AERA is currently accepting proposals for AERA Dissertation and Research Grants! The deadline to submit proposals is S… 24 hours ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @WebMD: In an emergency, CPR can save a life. Follow these steps to try to revive a teen or adult: 2 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP "There are a lot of reasons why people shop at places like Wawa, Royal Farms, Walgreens and CVS for groceries, and… 2 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @delawareonline: A crash is stalling northbound traffic on both sides of the Roth Bridge on Del. 1. 2 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @UDPDCE: Time lapse of our gallery walk to see how writing changes across the grade levels. #BookwormsNation 2 days ago