A policy institute or think tank conducts research and engages in advocacy around a particular issue, from a stated viewpoint. This is a selected list of policy institutes and think tanks that deal with education issues. There are many policy institutes that focus on sub-issues within education.
Non-profit public policy institute conducting research to resolve societal problems
Cato Institute Cato's education research is founded on the principle that parents are best suited to make important decisions regarding the care & education of their children.