Publications

2004

This research paper from the Center for Resource Management (CRM) summarizes initial findings of a case study investigating the process and effects of high school restructuring in five low-...

2001

Today, our students represent an unprecedented level of diversity - in abilities, learning styles, prior educational experience, attitudes and habits related to learning, language, culture, and...

2000

María Estela Brisk proposes a comprehensive framework for explaining and examining what works in bilingual education. Brisk, a professor at Boston College and a nationally respected scholar in...

2000

For applied research that requires reflection on complex issues, focus groups represent an increasingly useful approach. This handbook includes a set of tools designed for leading small groups in...

2000

Written in an engaging style, this document provides an up-close look at how teachers and students supply the necessary energy to initiate organic change in high schools, and it examines the...

2005

This publication is part of a series developed by the National Council of La Raza, in collaboration with The Education Alliance, to assist schools in developing their capacity to provide...

2005

This publication is part of a series developed by the National Council of La Raza, in collaboration with The Education Alliance, to assist schools in developing their capacity to provide...

2005

Building on a previous seminar held in March 2005, and recognizing the increased role philanthropic foundations play in public education, the Alliance convened an interactive seminar in Boston on...

1999

Designed for teachers, school leaders, curriculum experts, technical specialists, and anyone else interested in emerging educational technology, this guide gives information needed to understand...

2001

These case studies describe successful and less-successful schools representing three distinct clusters of school-community demographics. Researchers interviewed and observed 52 grade K-4...