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July 14, 2016
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Just who is included in the massive new federal civil rights data collection on schools?
May 26, 2016
The postponement of the National Assessment of Education Progress trend study has raised red flags for some researchers looking for a constant student learning measure in an era of changing assessments.
May 23, 2016
Why don't more homeless and foster students get through college? Financial aid rules hurt, rather than help, vulnerable students get a fresh start, finds a new federal report.
May 18, 2016
A Government Accountability Office report calls for the U.S. Education Department to dig into segregation issues among different types of schools.
May 11, 2016
How does research on attention relate to evidence on reading development? A new tool helps educators understand the connections.
May 04, 2016
The U.S. Education Department's office for civil rights released 2015 data on complaints of discrimination in schools.
April 29, 2016
A massive new database that allows researchers to compare school districts across state lines has led to the unwelcome finding that racial achievement gaps exist in nearly every district in the country, and some well-off districts have the worst gaps.
April 29, 2016
A new trove of more than 215 million test scores from public school students is helping researchers compare student achievement nationwide.
April 26, 2016
States have met the Data Quality Campaign's checklists for data system structure and policies, but how will they make that information useful?