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  • Matthew G. Springer, National Center on School Choice

      Matthew G. Springer
      Research Assistant Professor of Public Policy and Education
      Director, National Center on Performance Incentives
      Vanderbilt University

    Matthew G. Springer is a research assistant professor of public policy and education at Peabody College of Vanderbilt University and director of the National Center on Performance Incentives. Currently, Professor Springer is researching three areas: the impact of performance-based incentives on students and teachers; schools’ strategic resource-allocation decisions in response to No Child Left Behind; and the impact of school finance litigation on resource distribution. He is coauthor of the textbook, Modern Education Finance and Policy (2006); co-editor with Mark Berends and Herbert J. Walberg of Charter School Outcomes (2008); and co-editor with Professors Berends, Walberg and Dale Ballou of Handbook of Research on School Choice (2009).

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Peabody #43
    230 Appleton Place
    Nashville, TN 37203-5721
    (615) 322-5538

The NCSC is funded by a 5 year, $13.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education's Institute of Education Sciences. Its lead institution is Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. The center is housed on the campus of Peabody College, one of the nation's top graduate schools of education.