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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 @openupresources: Teaching kids how to read is one thing. Teaching kids how to read AND get them to fall in love with reading is anothe… 7 hours ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @jowilson4139: I am so proud of my son-in-law @LESPrincipal1 for this amazing back-to-school event. This is a perfect example of how the… 1 day ago
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CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @UDCDS: Honored to host @Delaware_DHSS Sec. @DrKaraWalker last week! We have worked together to improve early detection & intervention,… 1 day ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @UDAAProgram: All incoming AAP students (and especially our grads transitioning to the Newark campus for fall 2019) are encouraged to at… 6 days ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @CNN: For a state to be deemed "no-kill," it must achieve at least a 90 percent save rate for all cats and dogs entering its animal shel… 1 week ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @TheatreNWilm: This weekend Theatre N honors the life and works of #Beloved author, #ToniMorrison with Toni Morrison: The Pieces I am. h… 2 weeks ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP @westsidehealth We all have to work together, to create change! 2 weeks ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @westsidehealth: Play Streets will be in 3 different Wilmington neighborhoods this week. There will be backpacks & dental kits from West… 2 weeks ago
CRESP CRESP @UDCRESP RT @Delaware_DHSS: @JohnCarneyDE says at signing of bills protecting #ACA provisions and providing adult dental coverage for Medicaid clien… 2 weeks ago