Katie Buckley

Katie Buckley
Katie Buckley
Managing Director of Research and Learning,
Transforming Education

Katie Buckley is the managing director of research and learning at Transforming Education, a nonprofit organization that partners with school systems to support educators in fostering the development of the whole child so that all students, particularly those from underserved populations, can thrive. At TransformEd, she designs and oversees efforts to measure TransformEd’s impact on it partner schools and districts. Prior to joining TranformEd, she was a senior analyst at Abt Associates, a consultant at the Center for Assessment, a fellow at the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University, and a research associate at the Northeast and Islands Regional Education Laboratory. Buckley received her EdD in quantitative policy analysis in education from Harvard University.

updated 2019

Publications by Katie Buckley
The CORE districts have been measuring SEL via self-report student surveys since 2015. Any district, state, or school looking to use these surveys can now build from what we have learned in the CORE districts. In this paper we provide benchmarking…
States and school districts across the U.S. are seeking to expand their definition of student success to include social-emotional learning. The CORE Districts, a collaborative of California districts that has developed a system of school…