InfoUse has an extensive track record in assisting the U.S. Department of Education in analyzing major policy issues in the disability and vocational rehabilitation areas. InfoUse has prepared issue and discussion papers, summaries of statistical analyses, and other products capturing the relevant findings, current practice, and state-of-the-art methods for the policy study area. As a result, InfoUse has often participated in high-level policy briefings for the OSERS Assistant Secretary, the Deputy Assistant Secretary, the Director of NIDRR, and the RSA Commissioner, as well as senior management of these agencies.
Specific projects reflecting InfoUse’s abilities to conduct research and policy analysis/assessments include:
- Improving Access to Disability Data - NIDRR
- Design of a Longitudinal Study of the VR Services Program - RSA
- National Research and Training Center for Personal Assistance Services -NIDRR
- National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability/Youth – Office of Disability Employment Policy, U.S. Department of Labor