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Links in Education Week: October 11, 2006

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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.

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Safety Experts Say Best Idea Is Level Heads But Open Eyes

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Limited Number of Schools Absorb Latinos

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Synthesis Finds District Leadership-Learning Link

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No School Improvement Models Get Top Rating From AIR

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Report Roundup

  • NCLB Evaluation:
    “The Accuracy and Effectiveness of Adequate Yearly Progress, NCLB’s School Evaluation System” is available from the Education Policy Research Unit at Arizona State University.
  • Girls-Only Education:
    “The Girls’ School Experience: A Survey of Young Alumnae of Single-Sex Schools” is posted by The National Coalition of Girls’ Scouts.
  • Civic Involvement:
    “America’s Civic Health Index: Broken Engagement” is posted by the National Conference on Citizenship.
  • After-School Programs:
    “Uncertain Times” is available from the Afterschool Alliance.
  • Choice and Competition:
    “What is the Reality of School Competition?” is posted by the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education.
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    Arkansas Media Campaign: Students Need Tougher Classes

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