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"Single-Sex Classes in Two Arkansas Elementary Schools: 2008-2009," Stotsky, Sandra, George S. Denny, and Nick Tschepikow

January 25, 2010 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text: N/A ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Leadership


"Does Competition in schools increase grade inflation?" Walsh, Patrick

January 25, 2010 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text: N/A ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"Why Teacher Leaders Don't Want to Be Principals: Evidence from Arkansas" Hewitt, Paul M., John C. Pijanowski, and George S. Denny

March 11, 2009 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Leadership


"Licensure Tests for Special Education Teachers: How Well They Assess Knowledge of Reading Instruction and Mathematics." Stotsky, Sandra

November 7, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Teacher Quality


"Addressing Gaps in Research on First-Year Success: Gauging the Influence of High School Environment, Part-Time Instructors, and Diversity on Preparation and Persistence of First-Year University Students." Herzog, Serge

November 5, 2008, ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"Using School Scholarships to Estimate the Effect of Private Education on the Academic Achievement of Low Income Students in Chile." Anand, Priyanka, Alejandra Mizala, and Andrea Repetto

May 30, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"A Phenomenological Study of School Consolidation." Nitta, Keith, Marc Holley and Sharon Wrobel

April 7, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Leadership


"MPCP Longitudinal Educational Growth Study Baseline Report." Witte, John, Patrick J. Wolf, Josh M. Cowen, David J. Fleming, and Juanita Lucas-McLean

April 7, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"The Impact of School Finance Litigation on Resource Distribution: A Comparison of Court-Mandated Equity and Adequacy Reforms." Springer, Matthew G., Keke Liu, and James W. Guthrie

April 7, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"The Fiscal Impact of the MPCP in Milwaukee and Wisconsin, 1993-2008." Costrell, Robert M.

April 7, 2008, ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"Estimating the Influence of Financial Aid on Student Retention." Herzog, Serge

January 17, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"What Do Cost Functions Tell Us About the Cost of an Adequate Education?" Costrell, Robert M., Eric Hanushek and Susanna Loeb

January 3, 2008 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"Diversity and Educational Benefits: Moving Beyond Self-Reported Questionnaire Data." Herzog, Serge

November 19, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"Peaks, Cliffs and Valleys: The Peculiar Incentives in Teacher Retirement Systems and their Consequences for School Staffing." Costrell, Robert M., and Michael J. Podgursky

November 19, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"The Effect of Black Peers on Black Test Scores." Armor, David J., and Stephanie Duck

September 12, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"Teacher Licensure Tests: Their Relationship to Mathematics Teachers' Academic Competence and Student Achievement in Mathematics." Sandra Stotsky

September 5, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Teacher Quality


"School Governance and Information: Does Choice Lead to Better-Informed Parents?" Kisida, Brian, and Patrick J. Wolf

July 24, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"You Can't Choose if You Don't Know: The Failure to Properly Inform Parents about NCLB School Choice." Greene, Jay P., Jonathan Butcher, Laura Israel Jensen, and Catherine Shock

June 4, 2007 ׀ Abstract: N/A ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"Collective Bargaining and the Performance of the Public Schools." Moe, Terry M.

May 25, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"Choosing Schools, Building Communities? The Effect of Schools of Choice on Parental Involvement." Buckley, Jack

February 8, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"School Quality and the Black-White Achievement Gap." Hanushek, Eric A., and Steven G. Rivkin

January 8, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Achievement


"Do Students Care about School Quality?: Determinants of Dropout Behavior in Developing Countries." Hanushek, Eric A., Victor Lavy, and Kohtaro Hitomi

January 7, 2007 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Accountability


"Comparing Graduation Rates Using One State's Data." Franklin, Bobby J., Mindy Crain-Dorough

November 16, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Accountability


"Gender Gaps in College and High School Graduation by Race: Including Private Schools." Chaplin, Duncan, and Daniel Klasik

November 16, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Accountability


"Bottom-Up Structure: Collective Bargaining, Transfer Rights, and the Plight of Disadvantaged Schools." Moe, Terry M.

September 14, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Teacher Quality


"Getting Farther Ahead by Staying Behind: A Second-Year Evaluation of Florida's Policy to End Social Promotion." Greene, Jay P., and Marcus A. Winters

September 14, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Accountability


"The Alchemy of 'Costing Out' An Adequate Education." Hanushek, Eric A.

September 14, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"Massachusetts' Hancock Case and the Adequacy Doctrine." Robert Costrell

August 15, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"The Fiscal Impact of the D.C. Voucher Program." Aud, Susan L., and Leon Michos

August 15, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"Who Chooses, Who Uses? Initial Evidence from the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program." Wolf, Patrick, Nada Eissa, and Babette Gutmann

July 7, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"Teams vs. Bureaucracies: Personnel Policy, Wage-Setting, and Teacher Quality in Traditional Public, Charter, and Private Schools." Podgursky, Michael J.

July 7, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Teacher Quality


"Leaving Boys Behind: Public High School Graduation Rates." Greene, Jay P. and Marcus A. Winters

June 5, 2006 ׀ Abstract: N/A ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Accountability


"School Achievement of Pupils from the Lower Strata in Public, Private, Government-Dependent and Private Government-Independent Schools: A Cross-National Test of the Coleman-Hoffer Thesis." Corten, Rense, and Jaap Dronkers

June 5, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice


"Weighted Student Formula: Putting Funds Where They Count in Education Reform." Cooper, Bruce S., Timothy R. DeRoche, William G. Ouchi, Lydia G. Segal, and Carolyn Brown

June 5, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Finance


"What School Leadership Texts Teach." Hess, Frederick M., and Andrew P. Kelly

April 4, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Leadership


"Is Teacher Pay 'Adequate?'" Podgursky, Michael J.

April 4, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: Teacher Quality


"Apples to Apples: An Evaluation of Charter Schools Serving General Populations." Greene, Jay P., Greg Forster, and Marcus A. Winters

April 4, 2006 ׀ Abstract ׀ Full Text ׀ PDF ׀ Keyword: School Choice

 

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