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ERIC Number: ED512837
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jun
Pages: 51
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
The Kalamazoo Promise, and Enrollment and Achievement Trends in Kalamazoo Public Schools
Bartik, Timothy J.; Eberts, Randall W.; Huang, Wei-Jang
W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, Paper presented at the PromiseNet 2010 Conference (Kalamazoo, MI, Jun 16-18, 2010)
This paper examines three types of Kalamazoo Public Schools (KPS) trends that may represent Promise effects: 1) trends in overall enrollment, 2) trends in relative enrollment by ethnic group, and 3) trends in KPS achievement on the standardized test used by the state of Michigan for No Child Left Behind accountability, the Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) test. (Contains 9 tables, 14 figures and 6 footnotes.)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
Identifiers - Location: Michigan
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001