Lauren Zachary

UNC Charlotte Urban Institute
social research analyst

Lauren Zachary was a social research analyst for the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute. She assisted with program evaluations, data visualization and literature analysis for education-related projects. She also formatted data visualization for other projects.


    Nov 19, 2014
    In CMS and nationally, leadership turnover is a big problem. Changes in superintendents get lots of press, but principal turnover is also high, and principals are a key lever to improving student achievement.
    Sep 29, 2014
    What should be the end goal of K-12 education? To prepare students for college, the workforce, military, trade school, life? Rigorous standards that require higher-order thinking skills prepare all students for a variety of career and educational paths.