Evaluation improves education.

Evidence-based education evaluation. Consulting on training and digital learning design.

An education consultancy

We are an independent education research and evaluation firm. Edu helps select clients design, test, and refine innovative education and training programs.

Our specialty is education in emerging technologies and digital learning.

Core expertise

Edu helps projects create effective learner-friendly education, measure results, and evaluate success.


Our collaborative approach helps create better experiences for learners and improve the likelihood of new funding.

We do this by collaborating with client teams to secure funding, define measurable outcomes, monitor progress, and report findings.

Are you a fit for Edu?

Edu serves a select portfolio of diverse international clients including universities, foundations, governments, businesses, and museums. We accept a limited number of carefully selected, well-financed projects. This ensures that our team of Ph.D. education specialists and subject experts can guide learner-led program design at the highest standard.



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Our Team

Douglas Spencer, Ph.D.

Douglas Spencer, Ph.D.

Lead Evaluator

Dr. Douglas Spencer leads Edu. He is an expert in planning, evaluating, and funding large education and training programs. He …

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Cate Huisman

Cate Huisman

Writer and Editor

Cate Huisman writes and edits web content, grant proposals, and evaluation reports for Edu. This fits well with her interests …

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Susan Hibbard, Ph.D.

Senior Evaluator

Dr. Susan Hibbard is a Senior Evaluator at Edu. An expert in testing and metrics she has worked on numerous …

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Tina Phillips

Senior Evaluator

Tina Phillips is a Senior Evaluator at Edu. She helps clients to address complex challenges related to interactive design of …

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Tori Angelotti


Tori Angelotti is an Evaluator at Edu specializing in elementary and middle school science. Her expertise is translating difficult science …

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Meg Just

Research Coordinator

Meg Just is a Research Coordinator at Edu who specializes in evaluation of curriculum and instructional materials. She oversees a …

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Jediah Graham

Lead Editor, Technical Writer

Jediah Graham is a lead editor and technical writer at Edu. A language expert, he specializes in translating complex technical …

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Marti Huisman


Marti Huisman advises Edu on review of curriculum and online learning. Her expertise is in grant administration and education for …

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David Green


David Green is an evaluator at Edu specializing in instructional design and the innovative use of emerging technologies in university …

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Sarah Remesch

Marketing Consultant

Sarah Remesch is a marketing consultant at Edu. She advises on public relations and is an expert in social media …

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Michelle Snowden

Michelle Sandsmark

Research Assistant

Michelle Sandsmark is a research assistant at Edu. She helps manage project calendars, develops surveys, assists with data analysis, and …

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