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Crime Lab has been awarded a $1 million MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions.

For more information about the award, and the MacArthur Foundation’s short film about the work of the Crime Lab and its creativity and impact: http://www.macfound.org/maceirecipients/74/

For the Crime Lab’s press release, click here.

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The New York Times reports on the results of the 2012-13 pilot study of BAM and Match-style intensive math tutoring

The article can be found at this link.

The pilot study evaluated the effects of high-dosage, intensive math tutoring, modeled on the approach of Boston’s Match Education

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Researchers at the Urban Education Lab and the Crime Lab release NBER working paper with results of 2012-13 pilot study of BAM and Match-style intensive math tutoring

The paper details new findings from a pilot study focused on helping reduce the risk of school dropout and violence involvement among youth in Chicago. The paper can be found at this link.

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