I serve on governance and policy boards for a number of organizations.
They all have to do with education, especially on matters that impact
poor and minority students. They include:
Educational Research Policy and Priorities Board, U. S. Department
of Education, a policy-making body appointed by the Secretary of
Education to help set priorities and standards in education research.
I presently chair the board.
which funds research and initiatives to increase the capacity for
better research in education. Member, Board of Directors.
Service, Member, Board of Trustees.
META, Inc., Board of Trustees (no website, but see commentary from
Wall Street Journal).
National Research Council, Board on Testing and Assessment, Forum
on Educational Excellence and Testing Equity.
Oracle Help Us Help Foundation.
Center for Applied
Linguistics retired as chair, Board of Trustees, but one never
retires from CAL.