ED/IES SBIR: Advancing Research to Practice at Scale in Education

Authors : Kate Borelli

The Department of Education and Institute of Education Sciences Small Business Innovation Research Program (known as ED/IES SBIR), funds projects to develop and evaluate new education technology products that are ready to be widely deployed to address pressing educational needs.

Overview of the Invent Apply Transition (I-A-T) Framework

Authors : Kate Borelli

Wondering where to start with the I-A-T framework? Use this introductory breakdown to learn more about the framework and the activities associated with scaling an educational product. This document outlines the iterative steps and scaling activities that are involved to successfully bring educational innovations to market.

Using the Invent-Apply-Transition Framework to Design Educational Innovations for Scale

Authors : Kate Borelli

Wide use of evidence-based educational innovations has the potential to accelerate learning and enhance outcomes for all learners. However, even when educational products have evidence of effectiveness, they do not often achieve scale. In other words, they are often not broadly adopted by schools and districts.