Links in Education Week: August 31, 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 an abstract of "Promotion of Physical Activity Among High School Girls: A Randomized Controlled Trial" from the American Journal of Public Health.
- Gallup Finds Concerns About NCLB Rules:
"The 37th Annual Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup Poll of the Public's Attitudes Toward the Public Schools" is posted by Phi Delta Kappa International.
- High Schools:
A summary of the survey, "Americans on High Schools: 'In Need of Improvement!'," is available from the Alliance for Excellent Education.
- Teacher Workforce:
Read a summary of "Profile of Teachers in the U.S. 2005" from the National Center for Education Information.
- Student Drug Use:
"National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse X: Teens and Parents" is posted by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University.
- School Choice:
"Providing Quality Choice Options in Education" is available from the National Governors Association.
- Native Americans:
"Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives" is posted by the National Center for Education Statistics.
- "Induction Into Learning Communities" is available from the National Commission on Teaching and America's Future.
- To obtain a copy of the research blueprint on American Indian education, e-mail Jonathan A. Levitt of the National Institutes of Health, at firstname.lastname@example.org.