Links in Education Week: April 26, 2006

April 24, 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.


Major College-Going Gaps Found in Chicago


Debate Over Dropouts Renewed as Scholars Issue Dueling Reports


Report Roundup

  • English-Language Learners:
    “Where California’s English Learners Attend School and Why It Matters” is posted by the University of California Linguistic Minority Research Institute.
  • International Comparison:
    “Variation in the Relationship Between Nonschool Factors and Student Achievement on International Assessments” is posted by the National Center for Education Statistics.
  • K-8 Achievement:
    “Fifth Grade: Findings From the Fifth Grade Follow-up of the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study, Kindergarten Class of 1998-99" is available from the National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Child Abuse and Neglect:
    “Child Maltreatment 2004" is posted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Administration for Children and Families.