Urban Education

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Information Resources

Council of the Great City Schools

Teach for America

National School Boards Association

The Institute for Urban and Minority Education

University of California at Berkeley

National Institute for Urban School Improvement

The Urban Special Education Leadership Collaborative

Education Commission of the States

The Broad Foundation

The Urban Institute

International Reading Association

Research for Action

Annenberg Institute

Standford University

The GE Foundation’s Foray

 


Information Resources | Research & Reports

Research & Reports

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Pennsylvania Reports

Going Small: Progress & Challenges of Philadelphia’s Small High Schools
Research for Action, July 2009

The “Original 86″: Tracking Changes to “Original 86″ Philadelphia Public Schools Initially Targeted for Intervention Following 2001 State Takeover
Research for Action, September 2005

Time to Engage? Civic Participation in Philadelphia’s School Reform
Research for Action, September 2005

 

Philadelphia’s Teacher Hiring and School Assignment Practices: Comparisons with Other Districts
Research for Action, April 2004

Contracting Out Schools: The First Year of the Philadelphia Diverse Provider Model
Research for Action, April 2004

What We CAN Do: A Report on Our Schools, Our Students, and Difficult Behavior
Philadelphia Citizens for Children and Youth, January 2004

 

Poverty, Race, Resources, Results in the Pittsburgh Public Schools
National Center for Schools and Communities Fordham University, April 2003

What Philadelphia’s Student Teachers Say About Possible Employment in the School District of Philadelphia: 1998-2001
Philadelphia Education Fund, November 2001

Bring School Reform to the Public: Public Engagement Initiatives in Philadelphia from 1995 to 2000
Philadelphia Education Fund, April 2000

The Philadelphia Education Longitudinal Study: Report on the Transition to High School in the School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia Education Fund, 1999

Adequate State Financing of Urban Schools: An Analysis of Funding to the Philadelphia Public Schools
Council of the Great City Schools, May 1998

National Reports

The Nation’s Report Card: Trial Urban District Assessment Mathematics 2011
National Center for Education Statistics, December 2011

The Nation’s Report Card: Trial Urban District Assessment Reading 2011
National Center for Education Statistics, December 2011

Beating the Odds X Analysis
Council of the Great City Schools, March 2011

Beating the Odds X City by City Data
Council of the Great City Schools, March 2011

The Nations Report Card: Trial Urban District Assessment Science 2009
National Center for Education Statistics, February 2011

 

Characteristics of the 100 Largest Public Elementary and Secondary School Districts in the United States: 2003-04
National Center for Education Statistics, September 2006

The Case for Reforming The Staffing Rules in Urban Teachers Union Contracts
The New Teacher Project, November 2005

Inspiration, Perspiration, and Time: Operations and Achievement in Edison Schools
RAND, October 2005

The New Demography of America’s Schools: Immigration and the No Child Left Behind Act
The Urban Institute, September 2005

 

Fact of Fiction: Data Tell the True Story Behind America’s Urban School Districts
Standard and Poor’s, May 2005

Anatomy of School System Improvement: Performance-Driven Practices in Urban School Districts
Institute for the Study of Knowledge Management of Education, May 2005

School Improvement Planning: What’s Missing?
Center for Mental Health in Schools at UCLA, Spring 2005

Stronger Schools, Stronger Cities
National League of Cities, April 2004

Improving Urban Student Achievement Through Early Childhood Reform: What State Policymakers Can Do
Education Commission of the States, February 2004

The Effects of School Facility Quality on Teacher Retention in Urban School Districts
National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, February 2004

Achieving Diversity: Race-Neutral Alternatives in American Education
U.S. Department of Education, 2004

Urban School District Accountability Systems
Education Commission of the States, December 2003

Improving Academic Achievement in Urban Schools: What Can Policymakers Do?
Education Commission of the States, November 2003

Missed Opportunities: How We Keep High-Quality Teachers Out of Urban Classrooms
The New Teacher Project, September 2003

Status and Trends in the Education of Blacks
National Center for Education Statistics, August 2003

Hispanic Youth Dropping Out of U.S. Schools: Measuring the Challenge
Pew Hispanic Center, June 2003

The Urban Superintendent: Creating Great Schools While Surviving on the Job
Council of the Great City Schools, February 2003

Immigrant Students, Urban High Schools: The Challenge Continues
Carnegie Corporation of New York, 2003

 

Foundations for Success: Case Studies of How Urban School Systems Improve Student Achievement
Council of the Great City Schools, September 2002

Educating English Language Learners in the Nation’s Urban Schools
Council of the Great City Schools, October 2001

 

Raising Minority Academic Achievement: A Compendium of Educational Programs and Practices
American Youth Policy Forum, 2001

Hope for Urban Education: A Study of Nine High-Performing, High-Poverty, Urban Elementary Schools
Policy Studies Associates, 1999

A New Era in Urban Education?
Diane Ravitch, The Brookings Institution, August 1998

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