Links in Education Week: February 1, 2006
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.
- Learn more about the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness.
- Self-Discipline Seen as Crucial for Success:
An abstract of "Self-Discipline Outdoes IQ in Predicting Academic Performance of Adolescents" is available from Blackwell Synergy.
- Science and Technology:
A summary of "Innovation and U.S. Competitiveness: Addressing the Talent Gap" is available from the Business Roundtable.
- Online Teacher Training:
More information about the study's methodology and results is posted by Twin Cities Public Television.
- Reading Assessment:
"Enhancing Validity in Phonological Awareness Assessment through Computer-Supported Testing" is available from the electronic journal, Practical Assessment, Research & Evaluation.