Matthew Kraft

About Matthew Kraft

Matthew Kraft is an assistant professor of education and economics at Brown University. You can read about his research at and follow him on Twitter @MatthewAKraft.

Teacher Impacts on Socio-Emotional Competencies

Though many studies have shown that teachers have large effects on student achievement, we know little about the degree to which teachers affect a broader set of student outcomes. In a new paper forthcoming in the Journal of Human Resources, I explore how teachers affect a range of student skills and competencies beyond those measured by multiple-choice tests.