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Links in Education Week: November 15, 2006

November 14, 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.

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State Officials Cry Foul Over Reading Audit

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Detailed Dropout Studies Guide Policy in City Schools

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Relationship Between Education, Philanthropy Described as Strained

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Funder Seeding Work in the Emerging Field of ‘Digital Learning’

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U.S. Seen as Falling Short on Basic Supports for Children

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Report Roundup

  • Teenage Driving:
    Get more information on the report from AAA Mid-Atlantic.
  • Achievement Gap:
    Read a summary of “Racial Segregation and the Black-White Test Score Gap,” posted by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
  • Learning Time:
    “Expanding Learning Time in High Schools” is available from the Center for American Progress.
  • Girls’ Stress:
    A summary of “The Supergirl Dilemma: Girls Grapple with the Mounting Pressure of Expectations” is posted by Girls Inc.
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    Schools’ Role in Achievement Gaps Scrutinized

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    ‘Green Schools’ Yielding Benefits