A policy institute or think tank conducts research and engages in advocacy around a particular issue, from a stated viewpoint. This is a selected list of policy institutes and think tanks that deal with education issues. There are many policy institutes that focus on sub-issues within education.
Non-profit public policy institute conducting research to resolve societal problems at the local, national and global levels.
Free-market, limited government think tank. Education research is founded on the principle that parents are best suited to make important decisions regarding the care & education of their children.
The North Carolina State Board of Education sets policy and general procedures for public school systems across the state, including teacher pay and qualifications, course content, testing requirements, and manages state education funds.