Links in Education Week: March 16, 2005

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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.


Social Studies Losing Out to Reading, Math

Study Blasts Leadership Preparation


In Hearings, Poll, PEN Finds Support for Goals of NCLB


Commission Backs Call for More Accountability in Higher Education


International Update

  • Scottish Study Finds Phonics Helped Pupils’ Achievement:
    “The Effects of Synthetic Phonics Teaching on Reading and Spelling Attainment” is available online from the Scottish Executive. ()
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    Report Roundup

  • Youth Programs:
    Read more about the “Investing in Youth” poll, from The Forum for Youth Investment. ()
  • Exposure to Violence:
    Results from the survey are scheduled to be available from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network.
  • NCLB Guidance:
    “Identifying School Districts for Improvement and Corrective Action Under the No Child Left Behind Act” is available online from the Center on Education Policy. ()