David Stevens

David has over 10 years of experience conducting education research and helping practitioners and policymakers use data in their improvement efforts. Prior to joining Education Northwest, David was Director of Research Engagement at the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research where he led work on alliances supporting practitioners and researchers. He received his Ph.D. in sociology from Northwestern University.

I’m committed to making research matter for policy and practice. At Education Northwest we strive to accomplish this goal through meaningful partnerships and high-quality studies.

Manager, Research, Evaluation & Assessment

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Blog Posts

Using Data to Expand Equitable Opportunities for Students


October 6th, 2016

Based on their experiences working with districts in Washington state, researchers David Stevens and Theresa Deussen offer three recommendations for districts on using data to help ensure equitable educational experiences and outcomes for students.