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October 28, 2009

Chicago School Closures: Little Academic Impact, Report Finds

Chicago school closures made no significant impact on student achievement, report finds.

October 13, 2009

Paper Makes Case for High School-College Alignment

Stanford University education professor Mike Kirst has spent many years on the challenge of building college readiness in adolescents. (See his blog, here, if you don't already know about it.) He has now written a paper for the Education Commission of the States that makes the case for another of th...

October 08, 2009

Is Youth Violence in Chicago Worse Because of School Closures?

Youth violence in Chicago renews questions about the impact of school closures in the city's Renaissance 2010 school improvement plan.

October 05, 2009

Chicago Wrestles Anew With Youth Violence

High-level eyes turn toward solving Chicago's youth-violence crisis.

September 02, 2009

Gay Youth More Likely to Be Harassed in Rural Areas, Study Finds

Researchers examined the regional and school-level variables in school climate for teenagers.

July 08, 2009

Report Spotlights Alternative Discipline in 6 N.Y.C. High Schools

Instead of relying on metal detectors and the presence of police, these schools focus on strong relationships and student support.



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