Center on Research & Evaluation

Our Mission

CORE's mission is to improve the well-being of children, adults, and families through knowledge creation and dissemination, and through evaluations of programs designed to enhance positive outcomes for individuals.  CORE adheres to the principles of science to understand how best to improve education and human development, and believes the tools exist to substantially increase the number of individuals who are equipped to make positive contributions to society. Essential to improvement is the interaction between the creation of knowledge and the sustained work of organizations and individuals to use this evidence to improve lives and communities.