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Think Twice Weekly Report
January 21 - January 27, 2012

The Think Twice Weekly Report is a compilation of education-related articles and reports posted each week by the think tanks monitored as part of the Think Twice think tank review project funded by the Great Lakes Center for Education Research and Practice.

Think Tank Title Type Release Date
EdNext Washington Insiders Favor ESEA Flexibility in Theory but Not in Reality Commentary 1/27/2012
MDRC Sustained Positive Effects on Graduation Rates Produced by New York City's Small Public High Schools of Choice Report 1/26/2012
Center for American Progress President Obama's New Education Reform Plan Commentary 1/26/2012
ConnCAN From Scott's desk: my reflections on the Connecticut Policy Institute's school choice panel Commentary 1/26/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Education Gadfly Weekly Weekly Digest 1/26/2012
Heritage Foundation House Committee Releases Next NCLB Bill Draft News 1/26/2012
Center for Education Policy Year Two of Implementing the Common Core State Standards: States' Progress and Challenges Report 1/25/2012
NCTQ 2011 State Teacher Policy Yearbook: No Ordinary Year Report 1/25/2012
Cato Institute No Common Schools, No Peace? Commentary 1/25/2012
EdSector SOTU Reaction In The Blogosphere Commentary on SOTU 1/25/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Can schools rekindle the American work ethic? Commentary 1/25/2012
Thomas B. Fordham Institute Ohio Education Gadfly BiWeekly Bi-Weekly digest 1/25/2012
ALEC Report Card on American Education Report 1/24/2012
Cato Institute Status Quo Stalwarts, Meet Reality
[School Choice Week Blast from the Past, Pt. 2!]
Commentary 1/24/2012
EdTrust Coalition Counters Kline Education Bill Letter 1/24/2012
Mackinac Center Michigan Education Digest Weekly Digest 1/24/2012
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation My 2012 Annual Letter Letter 1/24/2012
Center for American Progress Movin' It and Improvin' It! Report 1/23/2012
Mackinac Center National School Choice Week Commentary 1/23/2012
Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice Foundation Launches New Blog Announcement 1/22/2012

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