Links in Education Week: June 18, 2008

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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.


Credential of NBPTS Has Impact

“Assessing Accomplished Teaching: Advanced-Level Certification Programs” is available from the National Research Council.


Scores Found to Rise Faster in Los Angeles Charters

“Charter School Performance in Los Angeles Unified School District: A District and Neighborhood Matched Comparison Analysis” is available from the California Charter Schools Association.

Higher Education

“Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders—Facts, Not Fiction: Setting the Record Straight” is published by the College Board.

Exit Exams

“Predicting Success, Preventing Failure: An Investigation of the California High School Exit Exam” is available through the Public Policy Institute of California.

Reading for Fun

“2008 Kids & Family Reading Report” is published by Scholastic, Inc.

Digital Media

“The Power of Pow! Wham!: Children, Digital Media and Our Nation’s Future” is published by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center.


Districts and Partners Coordinate on Arts Education

“Revitalizing Arts Education Through Community-Wide Coordination” is available online at


Project Aims to Improve H.R. Systems in Big Districts

“Strategic Management of Human Capital” is available through the Consortium for Policy Research in Education.