Links in Education Week: Oct. 10, 2007
Schools Not Up to Task of Anti-Drug Education:
• “Back to School Reality Check” is available from Join Together.
Preschool Children's Health:
• “Television Viewing, Computer Use, Obesity, and Adiposity in U.S. Preschool Children” appears in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity.
• “Encouraging Girls in Science” and “Organizing Instruction and Study to Improve Student Learning” are both available from the Institute of Education Sciences.
Push to Revamp High Schools Off Track, Scholars Say
• "'Restoring Value' to the High School Diploma: The Rhetoric and Practice of Higher Standards" is published by Arizona State University's Education Policy Research Unit.
Vol. 27, Issue 07