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Hours of Opportunity, Volume 2

by Louay Constant Susan J. Bodilly Jennifer Sloan Mccombs Nate Orr Scott Naftel

The Wallace Foundation sponsored an initiative to help five cities increase collaboration, access, quality, information sharing, and sustainability in their out-of-school-time systems. The second in this three-volume series describes how Wallace Foundation grantees and three other cities used management information systems to collect and use data on out-of-school-time programs, including enrollment, attendance, and student outcomes.

Reforming Teacher Education: Something Old, Something New

by Sheila Nataraj Kirby Heather Barney Jennifer Sloan Mccombs Scott Naftel

Teachers for a New Era (TNE) is one of the latest efforts aimed at teacher education reform. Eleven institutions participate in TNE, which emphasizes evidence-based decisionmaking, collaboration between education and arts and sciences faculty, and teaching as an academically taught clinical-practice profession. The authors studied the 11 TNE sites to examine the process by which reform will result in highly qualified teachers capable of producing improvements in student learning.

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