Betheny Gross
Senior Research Analyst and Research Director


  • Accountability
  • Assessment
  • Charter schools
  • Charter schools
  • Data and statistics
  • ESEA
  • Education reform
  • Leadership and governance
  • NAEP
  • P-12 finance and operations
  • Race and diversity
  • Research and methodology
  • School choice
  • Special education
  • State policy
  • Teacher quality
  • Teacher recruitment and retention
  • Urban education

Betheny Gross is a senior research analyst and research director at the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE). Her recent research includes analysis of the portfolio strategy; the implementation of school choice enrollment systems; and strategies to attract, develop and retain high-quality talent in public schools, as well as recent efforts to design and implement technology-supported efforts to personalize learning. Gross is co-author of “Strife and Progress,” an early account of cities’ experiences implementing the portfolio strategy. Her research has also appeared in several journals, including Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, American Educational Research Journal, Journal of Education Finance, and Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.