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Links in Education Week: April 12, 2006

April 11, 2006 1 min read

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.

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New Center Aims to Help Motivate Calif. High Schoolers

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New Initiative by Brookings Is Under Way

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Wide Background Disparities Found in Those With ADHD

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Report Roundup

  • High School Dropouts:
    “Making Good on a Promise: What Policymakers Can Do to Support the Educational Persistence of Dropouts” is published by Jobs for the Future.
  • Teenage Sexual Behavior:
    “Sexy Media Matter: Exposure to Sexual Content in Music, Movies, Television, and Magazines Predicts Black and White Adolescents’ Sexual Behavior” is in the April issue of Pediatrics.
  • Study Supports ‘Success for All’ Reading Method

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    Some KIPP Schools Seen as Faithful to Model, Despite Variations

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    U.S. Pilot of AYP ‘Growth’ Models Advances

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    Report: Schools Could Improve on NCLB Tutoring, Choice