Stephen W. Raudenbush

Lewis-Sebring Distinguished Service Professor, and Chairman of the Committee on Education in the Department of Sociology, University of Chicago, USA

About the author:

I develop new statistical methods to study child and youth development within social settings such as classrooms, schools, and neighborhoods. I am currently studying the development of literacy and math skills in early childhood.

What I want to achieve:

I want to help develop better methods of teaching and for assessing school and classroom quality. Through improvements in education, I want to reduce inequality and increase educational achievement overall.