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  • Marian Wright Edelman 06/24/11
    Child Watch® Column: "Giving Black Boys a Strong Start"
    When Shawn Dove was in sixth grade, the students at his New York City school were asked to decide which academic track they wanted to follow for the next two years. He decided to choose "major gym," just like the rest of his friends. But when he brought the form home to his single mother and said "Hey, Mom—can you sign this for me?," his mother said, "No—you're not going to major in gym! There's no future in gym. You're taking science and math."
  • Marian Wright Edelman 06/24/11
    Child Watch® Column: "Giving Black Boys a Strong Start"
    When Shawn Dove was in sixth grade, the students at his New York City school were asked to decide which academic track they wanted to follow for the next two years. He decided to choose "major gym," just like the rest of his friends. But when he brought the form home to his single mother and said "Hey, Mom—can you sign this for me?," his mother said, "No—you're not going to major in gym! There's no future in gym. You're taking science and math."
  • 06/14/11
    Full Day Kindergarten: Why Does It Matter?
    Forty-two states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Common Core Standards, expecting kindergarten children to master specific skills.
  • 06/14/11
    Full Day Kindergarten: Why Does It Matter?
    Forty-two states and the District of Columbia have adopted the Common Core Standards, expecting kindergarten children to master specific skills.
  • 03/30/11
    CDF's Priorities for ESEA Reauthorization
    CDF's Priorities for ESEA Reauthorization
  • 03/30/11
    ESEA Guiding Principles and Chart
    CDF supports the administration's ESEA blueprint for reform but believes bore is needed for the most vulnerable children.
  • 03/30/11
    CDF's Priorities for ESEA Reauthorization
    CDF's Priorities for ESEA Reauthorization
  • 03/30/11
    ESEA Guiding Principles and Chart
    CDF supports the administration's ESEA blueprint for reform but believes bore is needed for the most vulnerable children.
  • 03/30/11
    Education Glossary of Terms
    Glossary of Terms Frequently Used in Federal Education Discussions
  • 03/30/11
    Education Glossary of Terms
    Glossary of Terms Frequently Used in Federal Education Discussions
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