Post-Primary Education (PPE) Projects

2021

Anandam Pathyacharya Curriculum

Researchers:
Location:
Uttarakhand
Type:
  • Pilot project

Understanding Gender Dynamics and How the Learning Process is Affected by Tracking Students: A Tutoring Intervention

Researchers:
  • Bernardo García Bulle Bueno
  • Salome Aguilar Llanes
Type:
  • Pilot project

Understanding the Diffusion and Impacts of Educational Technology: Evidence from Peru

Researchers:
  • Roberto Araya
  • Elena Arias
  • Julian Cristia
  • Julian Messina
  • Carolina Mendez
  • Santiago Cueto
Location:
Lima
Type:
  • Full project

Gender Violence and School Achievement in Mozambique

Researchers:
  • Sofia Amaral
  • Aixa Garcia-Ramos
  • Maria Micaela Sviatschi
  • Alejandra Ramos
Type:
  • Full project

The Impact of COVID-19 School Closures on Learning: Evidence from Ghanna

Researchers:
Type:
  • Scale-up project

Getting Low-Income Adolescents Back to School: The Returns to Secondary School Equivalency

Researchers:
  • Ketki Sheth
  • James Ward Khakshi
Type:
  • Scale-up project

Leading School Recovery from COVID-19: Experimental Evidence On Post-Pandemic School Leadership Training

Researchers:
  • Todd Pugatch
  • Ketki Sheth
  • Lee Crawfurd
Location:
Telangana
Type:
  • Full project

Can Information Nudges Prevent Learning Decay During COVID-19? Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment in Bangladesh

Researchers:
Location:
Bangladesh
Type:
  • Pilot project

Transforming Harmful Social Norms: The Effect of Reducing Menstrual Stigma on Health Behaviors and Girls' Education

Researchers:
Location:
Madagascar
Type:
  • Project development grant

Frictions to Remote Learning for Low Socioeconomic Status Students in India

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Project development grant

Promoting Literacy Through Cognitive Science: Experimental Evidence from Egypt

Researchers:
  • Todd Pugatch
  • Helen Abadzi
  • Mohamed Elkaramany
  • Ray Langsten
  • Thomas Wolsey
Location:
Egypt
Type:
  • Pilot project

2020

Rapid Assessment of Rwanda’s ICT Capacity to Deliver Remote Learning

Researchers:
  • Andrew Zeitlin
  • Sarah Kabay
Location:
Rwanda
Type:
  • Pilot project

COVID-19’s effect on the supply of schooling services in developing countries

Researchers:
Location:
Dominican Republic and Peru
Type:
  • Pilot project

Scalable low-technology interventions to track and minimize learning loss during the COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers:
Location:
Botswana
Type:
  • Pilot project

Learning From Home: An Experimental Evaluation of Same- Language Subtitling Program

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Project development grant

Does Certification Increase Returns to Human Capital? A Field Experiment in India

Researchers:
  • Sarojini Hirshleifer
  • Deepshikha Batheja
  • Opinder Kaur
Location:
India
Type:
  • Pilot project

Out-of-School Education Investments: An Experiment with Study Rooms in Delhi

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Pilot project

Targeted Teaching in Secondary School and Educational Progression During a Pandemic

Researchers:
Location:
Odisha, India
Type:
  • Other

Getting Low-Income Adolescents Back to School: The Returns to Secondary School Equivalency

Researchers:
  • Ketki Sheth
  • James Ward
Location:
Tanzania
Type:
  • Full project

Long-Term Impacts of Subsidized Dual Apprenticeships in Cote d’Ivoire

Researchers:
Location:
Cote d'Ivoire
Type:
  • Other

Digital Education Response to Covid-19 in Pakistan

Researchers:
Location:
Pakistan
Type:
  • Full project

2019

The Effect of School Information on Supply, Demand, and Equilibrium Outcomes

Researchers:
Type:
  • Project development grant

Spotlight Avoidance and Role Models

Researchers:
  • Raissa Fabregas
  • Diana Moreira
  • Michela Carlana
Type:
  • Pilot project

Pygmalion Effect & Education Networks: Evidence from Public Schools in Pakistan

Researchers:
  • Ronak Jain
  • Minahil Asim
  • Vatsal Khandelwal
Type:
  • Pilot project

Active-Learning Teacher Training in Rural Tanzanian Secondary Schools

Researchers:
  • Aine McCarthy
  • Lindsey Novak
  • Nelson Masanche Nikoma
Type:
  • Pilot project

Meet Your Future: Job Search Effort and Aspirations of Young Jobseekers

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

Mitigating Peer Violence and Crime in Post Primary Schools

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

Understanding School-Based Violence Networks in Ghana

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

Breaking Down Caste Barriers

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

The Persistent Impacts of Targeted Instruction at Scale

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

What is it about Mindset?

Researchers:
  • Guilherme Lichand
  • Mari Rege
  • David Yeager
  • Ana Trindade Ribeiro
Type:
  • Full project

Learning to See a World of Opportunities

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

Learning to See a World of Opportunities

Researchers:
Location:
Colombia
Type:
  • Full project

Attacking Tax Evasion in Production Networks: Theory and Evidence from Paraguay

Researchers:
  • Michael Best
  • Gaston Pierri
  • Evan Sadler
Location:
Paraguay
Type:
  • Pilot project

Attacking Tax Evasion in Production Networks: Theory and Evidence from Paraguay

Researchers:
  • Michael Best
  • Gaston Pierri
  • Evan Sadler
Location:
Paraguay
Type:
  • Pilot project

2018

Working to Learn: An Evaluation of an On-the-Job Training Program

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

Enhancing Education in Nepal Leveraging Local Government

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

STRYDE: Soft skills training in Tanzania

Researchers:
  • Nathan Fiala
  • Margherita Calderone
  • Rachel Steinacher
  • Annekathrin Schoofs
Type:
  • Full project

A/B Testing Education Production: Bridge Academies

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

High School Youth Entrepreneurship and Leadership Training in Uganda

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

Effect of Beliefs and Gender Roles on Girls' Math Education

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

Targeted Teaching to Improve Learning in Secondary School

Researchers:
Type:
  • Pilot project

Cash Transfers, Growth Mindsets, and Student Learning

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

2017

Financial Aid and College Access in the Dominican Republic

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

Biased Beliefs and the Dynamic Role of Information in College Choice

Researchers:
  • Magdalena Bennett
  • Claudia Allende
  • Peter Bergman
Type:
  • Full project

Employer Beliefs, Employee Training, and Labor Market Outcomes: A Field Experiment in Uganda

Researchers:
  • Sarojini Hirshleifer
  • Andrew Brownback
  • Arman Rezaee
  • Benjamin Kachero
Type:
  • Pilot project

Using Certification to Increase the Returns to Human Capital: A Field Experiment in Bangladesh

Researchers:
  • Sarojini Hirshleifer
  • Arman Rezaee
Type:
  • Pilot project

Medium-term Impact of Apprenticeship on Youth

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

2016

Effective Teacher Coaching – Improving student outcomes in Mexico

Researchers:
  • Susan W. Parker
  • Lucrecia Santibanez
Type:
  • Pilot project

Targeting & Incentives in Ghana’s National Apprenticeship Program

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

2015

Educational Mismatch and Motivational Messages in the Dominican Republic

Researchers:
Location:
Dominican Republic
Type:
  • Full project

Teacher training and Entrepreneurship Education: Evidence from a Curriculum Reform in Rwanda

Researchers:
  • Moussa Blimpo
  • Todd Pugatch
Location:
Rwanda
Type:
  • Full project

2014

The Impact of Mentoring and Life Skills Training on Secondary School Progression Among Girls in India

Researchers:
  • Jessica Leigh
  • Eric Edmonds
  • Maheshwor Shrestha
Location:
India
Type:
  • Pilot project

Information Targeting, School Choice, and School Quality in Ghana

Researchers:
  • Adrienne Lucas
  • Kehinde Ajayi
  • Willa Friedman
Location:
Ghana
Type:
  • Full project

Empowering Adolescent Girls: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Sierra Leone

Researchers:
  • Imran Rasul
  • Oriana Bandiera
  • Niklas Buehren
  • Markus Goldstein
Location:
Sierra Leone
Type:
  • Full project

Improving Job Matching Among Youth

Researchers:
Location:
Iraq
Type:
  • Full project

Leveraging Technology to Increase Student Effort and Improve Learning Outcomes

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

2013

SMS-Based School-Parents Communication Technology

Researchers:
Location:
Chile
Type:
  • Full project

Pricing of Private Education in Urban India: Demand, Use, and Impact

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

Negotiating a Better Future

Researchers:
Location:
Zambia
Type:
  • Full project

Empowering Girls in Rural Bangladesh

Location:
Bangladesh
Type:
  • Full project

Evaluating a School-Based Gender Sensitization Program in India

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

Can Incentives Mitigate Educational Triage in Upper Primary: Evidence from Uganda

Researchers:
  • Daniel Gilligan
  • Naureen Karachiwalla
  • Ibrahim Kasirye
  • Derek Neal
Type:
  • Full project

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