Dr. Larry Hedges, member of the Blueprints Advisory Board with CSPV, won the Yidan Prize, the largest award in education. The prestigious award includes a project fund of almost $2 million in addition to an equivalent cash prize. Congratulations to Dr. Hedges!
Professor Larry HEDGES is one of the most influential applied statisticians in the world. His work in educational policy allows policymakers, educators and the general public to see the evidence for “what works” in the field of education, and makes it possible to take a scientific approach to improving education for future generations.
Please visit https://yidanprize.org for more information about the Yidan Prize and its impact on education.
Through a series of initiatives, the prize aims to establish a platform for the global community to engage in conversation around education and to play a role in education philanthropy.
Please visit https://www.ipr.northwestern.edu/faculty-experts/fellows/hedges.html to learn more about Dr. Larry Hedges.