CNA analyst Christine Mokher, Ph.D. is presenting at the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) Spring 2016 conference, "Lost in Translation: Building Pathways from Knowledge to Action." She will discuss practitioner feedback on the implementation of the Florida College and Career Readiness Initiative and how collaboration between researchers and practitioners improves the initiative's effectiveness.
REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is co-hosting a workshop with the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative (KVEC) on "Improving Teaching and Learning through Action Research." The workshop helps pre-kindergarten teachers incorporate action research into their classroom practice.
REL Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, is cohosting a workshop with the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC) on "Indicators of College and Career Readiness and Success in Kentucky." The workshop is part of an ongoing series to help schools and districts develop comprehensive, local definitions and measures of college and career readiness.
Ambassador Rozanne L. Ridgway, Chair of CNA’s Board of Trustees, announced that Lieutenant General Robert R. "Rusty" Blackman, Jr., USMC (Ret.) has joined the CNA Board of Trustees. Read more.
CIMSEC includes CNA analyst Marjorie Greene's article, "The Role of Swarm Intelligence for Distributed Lethality C2," in Distributed Lethality: A CIMSEC Compendium
RealClearDefense's Morning Recon quotes CNA VP of China Studies David Finkelstein, Ph.D. in the February 1st edition
China Radio International interviews CNA VP of China Studies David Finkelstein, Ph.D. about the Chinese People’s Liberation Army reforms
CNA Education releases the February 2016 edition of its newsletter, CNA Education Update
Smart Policing Initiative, a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, releases its January 2016 Monthly Update
BBC World News interviews CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. about Turkey-Russia tensions
Stars and Stripes quotes CNA VP of China Studies David Finkelstein, Ph.D. in "China Reorganizing Military to Close Gap with U.S."
Indian Defence News quotes CNA analyst Michael Kofman in "IDN Take: How Russia Showcased Its Modern Weaponry & Strike Capabilities in Syria"
War on the Rocks publishes "Threatening Russia Will Not Bring Pro-Western Forces to Power in Moscow" by CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.
CNA China Studies releases Initial Thoughts on the Reorganization and Reform of the PLA by David Finkelstein, Ph.D.
The Marietta Daily Journal letter to the editor about climate change mentions the CNA Military Advisory Board (subscription required)
CNA Education launches a new initiative to support career and technical education programs preparing students for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields. Read more.
Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, and state and local law enforcement agencies, posts a video recording of the December 14th webinar, "Criminology 102: Busted Myths in Criminology"
The blog, Peak Energy & Resources, Climate Change, and the Preservation of Knowledge, posts about the CNA Military Advisory Board report, Powering America’s Defense: Energy and the Risks to National Security
The Washington Post cites CNA’s Federal Bureau of Prisons: Special Housing Unit Review and Assessment in "Obama Bans Solitary Confinement for Juveniles in Federal Prisons" (also carried by The Times-Picayune and MSN News)