Links in Education Week: April 27, 2005
This page provides links to reports and resources highlighted in this issue of Education Week. The headlines show the Education Week stories in which the references appear. The links below them will take you to resource materials on other Web sites.
- Read the collection of research papers presented at the AEI conference online from the American Enterprise Institute.
- The report, "Does Teacher Preperation Matter?", is available online from The School Redesign Network. ()
- The report, "Bible Literacy Report: What Do American Teens Need to Know and What Do They Know?", is scheduled to be available from the Bible Literacy Project this week.
- "When Schools Stay Open Late: The National Evaluation of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program Final Report," is available online by Mathematica Policy Research Inc. ()
- Civic Education Seen As Being Neglected:
"Restoring the Balance between Academics and Civic Engagement in Public Schools," is now online from the American Youth Policy Forum.
- Early-Childhood Investment:
"Early Childhood Education For All: A Wise Investment" is an in-depth report by Legal Momentum's Family Initiative, touting the economic investment in early care and education. ()
- School Finance:
"Achieving Adequacy: Tax Options for New York," has been released online by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.
- Teenage Pregnancy:
A summary of the report,"What If: How Declines in Teen Births Have Improved Poverty and Child Well-Being," is made available by teenpregnancy.org. ()
- "State Budget Update: April 2005," is available for purchase from the National Conference of State Legislatures by contacting NCSL's Publications Department at 303-364-7812.
- "Leadership Matters: Governors' Pre-K Proposals Fiscal Year 2006 is posted online by Pre-K Now. ()