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Our Featured Experts
Jeffrey Steedle, PhD
Jeffrey Steedle is a senior research scientist in Validity and Efficacy Research specializing in postsecondary outcomes research and validity evidence for ACT's workforce assessment programs
Joyce Z. Schnieders, PhD
Joyce Z. Schnieders is a research scientist in Applied Research. Her research interests include K-Postsecondary students' learning experiences and education/career navigation experiences.
Jeff Allen, PhD
Jeff Allen is a statistician in Applied Research. He specializes in longitudinal research of educational outcomes, student growth models, and validation of college readiness measures.
Jason Way, PhD
Jason Way is a research psychologist in the Center for Social, Emotional, and Academic Learning. He researches behavioral and psychosocial skills, including their relevance to important academic and work outcomes.