HumRRO occupies a unique niche in the applied educational research arena, situated between the world of academia and for-profit consulting firms.

HumRRO - Education

We are a full-service psychometric and research organization that conducts studies to ensure that the various components of an educational assessment system are soundly built and solidly linked. In addition, we have built a strong reputation for our rigorous and objective program evaluations.

Our mission is to advance the science and practice of education research, evaluation, and measurement to improve educational outcomes and inform education policy.

We apply diverse methodologies and strategies to meet our clients’ unique needs by working closely with them to develop and implement customized approaches. In the education sector, our expertise is in conducting and providing:

Program Evaluation

HumRRO gathers quantitative and qualitative information to ensure a comprehensive assessment of key elements.

Research & Validity Studies

HumRRO conducts validity and reliability studies, such as alignment studies, standard setting, and more.

Psychometric & Quality Assurance Services

Assist clients in establishing validity and improving the quality of their programs.

In response to our investigation on the impacts of computer adaptive testing disruptions on student and school level scores, Oklahoma State Superintendent Janet Barresi praised HumRRO:

 The company [HumRRO] is recognized for their objectivity and independent approach to evaluating the performance of testing vendors. 
She further stated that she “was impressed with their objective evaluation and that is why I have confidence in them and their ability to do this study.

For more information, contact:

Hillary Michaels

Director, Education Research & Evaluation