Article on Social Learning Theory to Research Teacher Learning | Watson
This is an overview on adult learning theories | Andragody
Finally, this is an overview on student learning theories. | University of Berkeley California
The fourth session focuses on the use of theory to frame research and how it influence research design, data collection, and data analysis.
PISA and TIMSS provide good frameworks to design instruments to measure student outcomes. tEDS-M for teacher outcomes. See PISA Report here.