"... Evidence-based refers to any concept or strategy that is derived from or informed by objective evidence—most commonly, educational research or metrics of school, teacher, and student performance."
This guide to Education Research highlights scholarly sources available through Boston University Libraries, as well as some freely available material.
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Also check our Pickering Library Course Reserves - your section of RS600 could be represented there, with resources specifically prepared for your class.