Delaware Education Research & Development Center

In studying the impacts of educational and social programs and policies, CRESP partners with numerous research centers within the University of Delaware and other institutions.

 Centers in the College of Education and Human Development

Delaware Center for Teacher Education
Strengthens both pre-service and in-service teacher education, improves access for the education community to the University’s teacher education and professional development programs and supports the state’s efforts to enhance teacher education and professional development in line with new state content standards and accountability requirements.

Delaware Education Research and Development Center
Conducts research, evaluation, and policy analysis to  support the improvement of education and human services in Delaware and the nation.

Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center
Helps Delaware’s K-12 math and science teachers implement new content and performance standards in their classrooms. Provides professional development and curriculum materials.


Partners at the University of Delaware

College of Health Sciences (CHS)

CHS Behavioral Health and Nutrition


External Partners

Wholesome Wave

Consortium for Policy Research in Education (CPRE)

Convergence (PNW)

Christiana Care Health System

Delaware Department of Education

The Food Trust

Nemours Health and Prevention Services

Food Bank of Delaware

Penn Graduate School of Education

Penn Center for Health Behavior Research

Temple Institute for Survey Research


Thomas Jefferson University

Delaware State University

Longwood Gardens

Wilmington University

Philadelphia Education Fund

Conscious Connections

City of Wilmington Planning Department 

One Eleuthera Foundation (Bahamas)

Johns Hopkins: Center for Technology in Education

Fair Weather Farm at Fairhill

Kenny Family Shoprite

Brandywine Zoo

Urban Food and Farm Coalition

The 21st Century Partnership for STEM Education

Delaware Department of Agriculture

University of Minnesota

Arizona State University

University of South Carolina

Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute, UNC, Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Duke University

Mathematica Policy Research

Cancer Institute, Bayhealth Medical Center

The Longwood Foundation

Philadelphia Education Fund

The Pell Institute for the Study of Opportunity in Higher Education