Research services for schools and districts
Strengthen schools through purposeful research
Tap into your community’s insights to drive districtwide improvements with K12 Insight’s internal and external K-12 research services.
Conduct valid and reliable research in your district
Utilize research to prioritize resources, guide interventions, retain staff and families, communicate with your communities, and improve the school experience.
Supporting you every step of the way
Strengthen schools through expert-led research
Our team of expert education researchers provide support with a customized survey instrument, survey translation and promotion, deployment and participation monitoring, reporting and analysis, and presentations and workshops.
“Surveys and focus groups can help validate what you know and uncover concerns you might have never expected.” - Dr. Jennifer Coisson, Ph.D. , Head of Research Operations at K12 Insight
Discover national trends
Participate in nationally benchmarked surveys
Gain insights into how your district measures up in terms of school and district quality, student engagement, and employee engagement with our nationally benchmarked surveys.
Making feedback matter
Develop a data-driven action plan
Our team of qualified research experts will guide you through the survey process from ideation to promotion to analysis, including our renowned “Making Feedback Matter” workshops that help you dive into results and build actionable plans.
Tap into your community’s insights to drive districtwide improvements
K12 Insight helps school districts conduct customized surveys, focus groups, and evaluations on topics including, but not limited to:
Attendance Boundary Modifications
College and Career Readiness
Crisis Management Feedback
Customer Service Professional Development
Customer Service Satisfaction
Distance Learning Feedback
District and School Quality*
Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Perceptions
Family and School Partnerships
Leadership 360 Review
Professional Development Needs
Social and Emotional Learning
Special Education Satisfaction
Strategic Planning Development and Feedback
*Nationally benchmarked surveys
Explore these resources to learn how K12 Insight’s Managed Research team can help you identify gaps and opportunities impacting the school environment.
Telling stories with data As school districts across the country experience monumental shifts, K12 Insight helps school administrators make data-driven decisions to improve the school environment by diving into surveys and focus groups. Read the blog post
Research matters for every school district COVID-19, safety concerns, book bans, and curriculum debates have left public schools in a wake of crises and many are struggling to maintain enrollment, ensure student safety, and engage their communities in meaningful dialogues. Read the blog post
Investigate equity in your district by listening Listening to your students, families, teachers, and staff is going to be an essential part of improving overall equity in your schools. Learn how an equity survey can help your district better understand stakeholder perceptions and experiences. Read the blog post