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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.

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

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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 #DECtrAccel Great research being done! to transform #healthcare @UDelaware @DelawareINBRE and many others!… 20 hours ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP Sending a BIG Thanks to Jim Krieger for his local food policies and healthy eating evidence summary last week at th… 1 day ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @FarleyRipple: Just arrived to my VERY FIRST @ASCDconf #empower19. So excited to be sharing work here! 1 day ago
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CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP @RWJF leading great conversation about #food #law and #policy. 4 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @RedClaySchools: On the first Wednesday of every March, McKean celebrates & promotes the annual campaign to “Spread the Word” Day where… 4 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP @UDCRESP staff is here supporting professor Roderick Carey as he explains the social and school lives of black boys… 5 days ago
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