Letters Section Editor: Robert M. Golub,
MD, Senior Editor.
To the Editor: The Special Communication by
Dr Carney and colleagues1 identified several
barriers to education research including unique ethical considerations, the
difficulties of conducting randomized controlled trials in educational settings,
and a dearth of funding. We believe there are additional important barriers
to improving the quality of education research.
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