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EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Foundation for Success: Tulsa’s Universal Pre-K Benefits Participants Eight Years Later

The first long-term study on universal pre-K, conducted in Tulsa, shows that benefits of pre-K persist into eighth grade.

EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Foundation for Success: Tulsa’s Universal Pre-K Benefits Participants Eight Years Later

The first long-term study on universal pre-K, conducted in Tulsa, shows that benefits of pre-K persist into eighth grade.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Putting the Experiment Back in the Experimental Sites Initiative

A new report looks at the failed potential of higher education's Experimental Sites Initiative and how to fix it.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Education is a Game Changer for Women as Well as Children

Lessons from North Carolina, which has maintained diversity and increased standards in its early childhood workforce.


PREK-12 EDUCATION and DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Battle for English Learner Equity Heats Up in Delaware

A new lawsuit filed by the Delaware ACLU has important implications for the state’s fast-growing English learner population.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Culturally Responsive Teaching: A Promising Approach – But 'Evidence-Based'?

CENTER ON EDUCATION & SKILLS
Learning without Earning: DOL Opens the Door for More Unpaid Internships

Unpaid “work-and-learn” opportunities aren’t enough for Americans who need education and can’t afford to go without pay.


HIGHER EDUCATION
Shining a Light on Award Letters that Leave Students in the Dark

After getting into college, students receive financial aid packages that are often missing key information about costs.


DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
Equity and Inclusion in Dual Immersion Education

Dual immersion programs are popular and they're good for dual language learners. Why isn't Arizona letting DLLs enroll?


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Video: Teacher Stress and Low Compensation Undermine Early Learning

This video, produced by New America, zooms in on the significance of the conditions faced by today's early education workforce.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Video: Revamping Teacher Education in Tulsa

PREK-12 EDUCATION and DUAL LANGUAGE LEARNERS
How Illinois is Rethinking Data to Track English Learner Success

A New America report examines Illinois' proposed policies to improve data systems for English learners.


EARLY & ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Moving Beyond False Choices for Early Childhood Educators