Mazin Education

Dr. Azin and Ms. Resendez are also co-founders of Mazin Education, a research-based education company developing responsive software solutions for publishers, states, districts and schools. The mission of Mazin Education is to translate the best available research into programs and services that promote better student outcomes, better support teacher effectiveness, and drive sustainable, positive change for schools.  For more information, visit


American Educational Research Association

The American Educational Research Association (AERA), a national research society founded in 1916, strives to advance knowledge about education, to encourage scholarly inquiry related to education, and to promote the use of research to improve education and serve the public good.  For more information, visit


American Evaluation Association

The American Evaluation Association is an international professional association of evaluators devoted to the application and exploration of program evaluation, personnel evaluation, technology, and many other forms of evaluation. AEA has approximately 7,700 members representing all 50 states in the United States as well as over 60 foreign countries.  For more information, visit


American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization, representing 130,000 researchers, educators, clinicians, consultants, and students of psychology. APA’s mission is to advance the creation, communication and application of psychological knowledge to benefit society and improve people’s lives.  For more information, visit


Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness

The Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE) provides support to researchers focused on questions related to educational effectiveness, by working to advance and disseminate research on causal effects of education practices, interventions, programs, and policies.  For more information, visit


What Works Clearinghouse

The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) was established in 2002 as the resource for informed education decision making.  An initiative of the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute for Education Sciences (IES),   WWC is administered by the National Center for Education Evaluation within IES.  For more information, visit


FederalWide Assurance for the Protection of Human Subjects(FWA)

The Federalwide Assurance (FWA) is the only type of assurance currently accepted and approved by The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP). Through the FWA, an institution commits to HHS that it will comply with the requirements of HHS Protection of Human Subjects regulations. For more information, visit