Links in Education Week: October 12, 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.
- U.N. Tracks Ed. Status of Youths Worldwide:
"World Youth Report 2005: Young People Today, and in 2015" is available for purchase from the United Nations.
- Capital Charters:
"Capital Campaign: Early Returns on District of Columbia Charter Schools" is posted by the Progressive Policy Institute.
- Charter Effects:
"The Effect of Charter Schools on Traditional Public School Students in Texas: Are Children Who Stay Behind Left Behind?" is posted by the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education.
- Child Immunizations:
"Progress for Children: A Report Card on Immunization" is available from UNICEF.
- Pre-K Choice:
"An Analysis of Florida's Voluntary Pre-K Program" is posted by the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education.
- English Proficiency:
"The New Demography of America's Schools: Immigration and the No Child Left Behind Act" is posted by the Urban Institute.
- The GAO issued another Sept. 30 letter criticizing the department's video news release that promoted free tutoring under NCLB.