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Links in Education Week: August 10, 2005

August 09, 2005 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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Disability Less Likely to Hold Back Youths Following High School

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Survey Finds Spiraling Health-Care Costs

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Most Students With Disabilities Take State Tests

Business Coalition Focuses on Math, Science Careers

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New Skills Pushed For Md. Principals

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Report Roundup

  • Teenagers Using Hormones, Steroids to Bulk Up:
    “Exposure to the Mass Media, Body Shape Concerns, and Use of Supplements to Improve Weight and Shape Among Male and Female Adolescents” is available from Pediatrics.
  • Internet Use Climbs Among Teens, Survey Shows:
    “Teens and Technology: Youth Are Leading the Transition to a Fully Wired and Mobile Nation” is available from the Pew Internet & American Life Project.
  • Teenagers Seen to Support School Prayer:
    More information on the youth poll is available from the Gallup Organization.
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    Title I Allocations Reveal Gains and Losses