Links in Education Week: August 30, 2006

August 29, 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.


U.S. Withdraws From Education Reform in Iraq


NCLB Seen as Largely Ineffective, PDK-Gallup Poll Finds


Report Roundup

  • District Improvement:
    “New Directions in Christina: Accomplishments for Children, Challenges Ahead” is available from the Community Training and Assistance Center.
  • Cyber Bullying:
    View the report and additional resources from Fight Crime: Invest in Kids.
  • Charter Schools:
    More information about the Coalition for Public Education’s annual review of charter school performance is available from the Ohio Federation of Teachers.
  • Immigrant Population:
    More information about the American Community Survey is available from the U.S. Census Bureau.
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    Preschool Upgrades Urged for California

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    Reanalysis of NAEP Scores Finds Charter Schools Lagging

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    Number of Graduation Exams Required by States Levels Off

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    Education Passes Medicaid in State Spending, NCSL Finds