Who we are includes researchers, data analysts, and engineers focused on k-12 schools

Empirical Education Inc.

Empirical Education Inc. is a Silicon Valley-based research company that develops tools and services to provide the evidence K-12 school systems need to make evidence-based decisions about their programs, policies, and personnel. The company brings its research, data analysis, engineering, and project management expertise to customers including edtech companies and their investors, the U.S. Department of Education, foundations, leading research organizations, and state and local education agencies. Over the last two decades, Empirical has worked with school systems to conduct dozens of rigorous experiments and now offers services to edtech companies for fast turn-around and low-cost impact studies of their products. Check out our empirical team.

Why work with us?

Why work for us?

A career at Empirical Education offers a unique opportunity: to make a difference in the world. Working in a small company provides exposure to many projects and significant responsibility. Team members collaborate, think creatively, and improve the lives of K-12 students and teachers throughout the country.

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At Empirical Education, we believe everyone at every stage of their lives should have access to effective and inclusive learning experiences. Knowledge should comprise all identities, cultures, and perspectives allowing students to achieve their highest potential.

We assert that education is a human right.

Our work with researchers, educators, government agencies, developers, and students converges all facets of the education sector to cultivate more equitable access to learning. We consider this challenge an obligation, as we work to give students and educators the opportunities to thrive in a constantly evolving world.