Julie A. Marsh, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Education Policy at the Rossier School of Education at the University of Southern California. Dr. Marsh specializes in research on K-12 policy, including the implementation and effects of accountability and instructional improvement policies, the use of data to guide decision-making, and the politics of educational reform. Her research blends perspectives in education, sociology, and political science. Read more.
Expertise: K-12 education policy and reform; No Child Left Behind Act; accountability; incentive programs for teachers; social promotion; school district reform; instructional policy; literacy coaching.