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Positive School Climate: What It Looks Like and How It Happens

Positive School Climate: What It Looks Like and How It Happens

 Positive School Climate: What It Looks Like and How It Happens: Nurturing Positive School Climate for Student Learning and Professional Growth by Tami Kopischke Smith, Faith Connolly, and Charlene Pryseski In this BERC study,  a qualitative analysis was conducted at...

Baltimore Library Project

Baltimore Library Project

By: Steve Sheldon and Marcy Davis Research on school libraries has found that libraries are often underused yet valuable resources that can have a positive impact on student achievement. In particular, prior research studies have shown that access to books during the...

Predicting High School Outcomes in the Baltimore City Public Schools

The Senior Urban Education Research Fellowship Series By: Martha Abele Mac Iver & Matthew Messel Summer 2012 Large urban public school districts play a significant role in the American education system. The largest 67 urban school systems in the country—comprising...

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