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Reassessing the Achievement Gap: Fully Measuring What Students Should Be Taught in School

Campaign for Educational Equity, Teachers College, Columbia University, 2008. (PDF, 29 pgs.)

A report from The Campaign for Educational Equity argues for broader measures of assessment in NAEP.

The Progress of Education Reform - Dropout Prevention

Education Commission of the States, 2007. (PDF 6 pgs.)

This issue of The Progress of Education Reform summarizes the findings of five recent studies that address early predictors for dropping out of school, 9th-grade predictors of risk in an urban environment, school characteristics linked to higher graduation rates, economic benefits of several programs that positively influence high school completion rates, and a synthesis of the research on dropping out and the importance of state data systems to support dropout prevention efforts.

Closing the Expectations Gap 2012

Achieve, Inc., 2012. (PDF, 48 pgs.)

With all 50 states and the District of Columbia having adopted college- and career-ready standards in English and mathematics, Achieve's seventh annual "Closing the Expectations Gap" report shows how all states are aligning those standards with policies to send clear signals to students about what it means to be academically prepared for college and careers after high school graduation.

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Fast, Free, Online: The ASCD School Improvement Tool

Designed for use in schools and districts, the free ASCD School Improvement Tool offers educators a comprehensive and completely online needs assessment.