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Many Missing Pieces
Washington, D.C.

On October 1, 2010, the Early Education Initiative hosted an event to mark the release of an issue brief on early childhood data.

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Reining in For-Profit Higher Education
Washington, D.C.

<p>Business is booming at the country's for-profit schools. But evidence is mounting that many of these schools leave students loaded down w

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The Role of School Districts in Education Reform
Washington, D.C.

<p>Two distinct strands have emerged in U.S. education reform in recentyears. One strand has focused on reforming education at the school di

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CA EVENT: The Future of Early Education Systems in California (Pre K-3rd)
Washington, D.C.

<p>As California struggles to close persistent achievement gaps, it is increasingly apparent that these gaps exist at school entry and that

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Finding What You Need
Washington, D.C.

The New America Foundation's Federal Education Budget Project invites congressional education staff to join us on Monday, July 20th for an

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Playing Fair
Washington, D.C.

<p> On Monday, June 8, the New America Foundation's Federal Education Budget Project released "<em>Equitable Resources in Low Income Schoo

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Putting the “Quality” into Quality Pre-K
Washington, DC

<p> Early education is the subject of unprecedented bipartisan interest from both Capitol Hill and the Obama administration. Advocates heral

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The Future of Federal Student Loans
Washington, DC

<p>On Tuesday, March 31, the New America Foundation's Education Policy Program hosted "The Future of Federal Student Loans." This event feat

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Bridging the Gap
Washington, D.C.

<p class="MsoNormal"> It is a stark, indisputable fact that many of America's high school graduates are not ready for the rigors of college.

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Changing the Odds for Children at Risk
Washington, D.C.

<p class="MsoNormal"> Data show that children who are born in poverty to young, poorly educated parents have much lower chances of succeedin

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Where Should the Dems Be on Education?
Washington, D.C.

The forthcoming reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) will require political parties to define their positions on public ed

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Budgeting for the Future of Children
Washington, D.C.

<p> Funding is always a central issue in education policy debates, and education funding is often a bone of contention in federal budget and

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