Information and knowledge are essential tools for qualifying education, social participation and the elaboration of public policies.

Ação Educativa is recognized as a research institution by the Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (National Council for Scientific and Technological Development – CNPq) and the Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (Foundation for Research Support of the State of São Paulo – Fapesp). The research led by its PhDs and Masters is reference in the fields of Education and Youth.