Janette Klingner, who died March 20, was best known as a prominent scholar of special education and bilingual and bicultural education but she was also remembered as a mentor, teacher, and friend.
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March 27, 2014
March 27, 2014
The Education Research Alliance, which is based at Tulane University, will partner with local organizations to study New Orleans's post-Katrina school reforms.
February 13, 2014
A study has found that kindergarten teachers spend most of their time on basic literacy and math but that children learn more when taught more advanced material.
February 11, 2014
The William T. Grant Foundation has introduced a new initiative that could distribute up to $11 million per year to fund studies of youth inequality.
January 22, 2014
Children born into the nation's poorest families have less than a 1-in-10 shot to make it into the top 20 percent by their mid-20s, and social mobility has remained stagnant for more than 40 years, according to a new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
January 17, 2014
Fourteen researchers have joined the ranks of the National Academy of Education this week.
January 13, 2014
The advisory board for the U.S. Education Department's research arm will look at English-learner issues and reauthorization for the federal education research law at its next meeting.
December 30, 2013
The jury is still out on the early-education curriculum Tools of the Mind, but the program, which aims to improve young students' self control, has obviously caught the imagination of educators, and 2014 may bring a final ruling on its effectiveness.
December 24, 2013
It may be better to get anxious students excited about an upcoming test than to try to calm them down, a new series of studies suggests.
December 19, 2013
The Coalition for Evidence-Based Policy has launched a project to identify low-cost study methods for education.