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Links in Education Week: October 18, 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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Study: Nations With ‘Happy’ Students Post Poorer Scores

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AFT Shells Out Millions to Lure Members Back Into Fold

  • The American Federation of Teachers’ LM-2 disclosures are available from the U.S. Department of Labor. Once on the query page, go to “Union Abbreviation,” which is on the left, and choose “AFT” from the dropdown list; hit “Submit.” Scroll down to file number 000-012. Click on the file with the title “Teachers AFL-CIO National Headquarters.”

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Teacher Satisfaction at 20-Year High, MetLife Survey Finds

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Report Roundup

  • School Improvement:
    “The Essential Supports for School Improvement” is posted by the Consortium on Chicago School Research.
  • Charter Schools:
    “Beyond Achievement: Enrollment Consequences of Charter Schools in Michigan” is posted by the National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education.
  • Digital Disparities:
    “Crossing the Divide: Immigrant Youth and Digital Disparity in California” is available from the Center for Justice, Tolerance and Community.
  • High School Sports:
    “Sports-Related Injuries Among High School Athletes—United States, 2005-06 School Year” is available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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