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By Cody, Francis, 1976- author
eBook. English.
Published Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2013
Cowinner of the Society for Linguistic Anthropology's Edward Sapir Book Prize Since the early 1990s hundreds of thousands of Tamil villagers in southern...

By Faxon-Mills, Susannah
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica: RAND Corporation, 2013
This report reviews the literature on how assessment affects teaching practice and the conditions that moderate that relationship. The authors identify...

eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND Education, 2005
In 2000, Edison Schools, the nation's largest education management organization, asked RAND to analyze its achievement in its schools, how it implemented...

eBook. English.
Dissatisfied with the results of earlier efforts to improve educational outcomes in U.S. schools, the Ford Foundation developed a program called the Collaborating...

By Karoly, Lynn A., 1961-
eBook. English.
The California Preschool Study examined gaps in school readiness and achievement in the early grades among California children and the potential for high...

eBook. English, Arabic.
Published Santa Monica, Calif.: RAND, 2007
The leadership of Qatar has a social and political vision that calls for improving the outcomes of the Qatari K-12 education system. With this vision...

eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND National Defense Research Institute, 2009
This study examined how the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative might encourage the reuse of digital training content as a strategy to reduce...

By McCombs, Jennifer Sloan, 1970-
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2010
Many states and school districts are implementing test-based requirements for promotion at key transitional points in students' schooling careers, thus...

By Carroll, Stephen J., 1940-
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2009
Meeting the educational demands of the future will be expensive; however, in most states, public schools from kindergarten through the university level...

By Hardison, Chaitra M
eBook. English.
Published Santa Monica, CA: RAND, 2009
"This report describes the application of a technique for setting standards on the Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), a measure of critical thinking...
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