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Links in Education Week: September 6, 2006

September 06, 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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Katrina’s Impact on Pre-K Programs Lingers

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Choice Programs Found to Help Integration, But Not Scores

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Fordham Pushes National Standards

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Report Roundup

  • Career Preparation:
    “Career Pathways: Aligning Public Resources to Support Individual and Regional Economic Advancement in the Knowledge Economy” is posted by the Workforce Strategy Center.
  • College Readiness:
    “Paying Double: Inadequate High Schools and Community College Remediation” is available from the Alliance for Excellent Education.
  • Gender and Teaching:
    “The Why Chromosome: How a Teacher’s Gender Affects Boys and Girls” is posted by Education Next.
  • College Success Rate:
    “Involving Families in High School and College Expectations” is available from the Education Commission of the States.
  • Chinese-Language Programs:
    More information on “Creating a Chinese Language Program in Your School: An Introductory Guide” is available from the Asia Society.