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Links in Education Week: March 9, 2005

March 08, 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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Education Department Tracks Growth in Distance Learning

Smoking-Prevention Programs in Schools Found Ineffective for Teens

PAGE 8

Economic, Financial Education Gains Ground in States, Report Shows

PAGE 10

Latino Research Group Sets Ambitious Agenda

Report Roundup

  • Out-of-School Programs:
    “Making Out-of-School-Time Matter: Evidence for an Action Agenda” is available online from RAND Corp.
  • Academic Tracking:
    “Does Educational Tracking Affect Performance and Inequality? Differences-in-Differences Evidence Across Countries” is available online from the National Bureau of Economic Research.
  • Sleepy Students:
    More information on the sleep study is available from Ball State University.
  • Teenage Jobs:
    More information on the high school jobs study is available from the University of Washington in Seattle.
  • PAGE 25

    News in Brief: A Washington Roundup

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