A story about U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige in the Feb. 7, 2001, issue of Education Week ("Urban Leaders See Paige as 'Our Own'") mischaracterized the position of some urban districts toward President Clinton's 1997 proposal for national tests. According to the Council of the Great City Schools, 15 urban districts agreed to participate.
An item in the [print edition of] Report Roundup in the same issue about African-American girls and science gave an incorrect telephone number for the Catholic University of America. The correct number is (202) 319-5600.
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