Andrew R. Coulson

Data Science Officer Andrew Coulson shares his experiences on evaluating the effectiveness of education technology by rigorous, high-volume data analysis and third-party validation.

Speaking Topics

  • Measuring edtech effectiveness
  • Data and evaluation in education programs
  • Managing edtech usage
  • Game-based learning
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Webinar: Repeatable Results at Scale for Math Programs
MIND blog
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WestEd and Repeatable Results in Edtech Evaluation
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Podcast: Understanding Effect Size
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Holding Content Accountable
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For Math Education to Profit, Look to the Nonprofits
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Digital Learning Should Focus on Depth vs. Speed
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Full Bio

Andrew R. Coulson leads a team of data analysts to conduct evaluations of student and teacher usage and outcomes via ST Math. He has successfully partnered with NGOs and universities in multiple funded or unfunded research ventures, including NSF and IES. Previously, he led MIND’s education division for 12 years. There, he helped to execute strategies to scale the organization’s reach to over one million students. Previously, Coulson was the first education program officer for a major Orange County foundation. He also worked for 17 years in upper management in high-tech manufacturing engineering, acquiring experience in operations, process engineering, product reliability, and technology transfer. Coulson earned a bachelor’s and master’s in physics from UCLA.

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