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Online and print resources produced as part of NCREST projects address the changes that need to be made in many aspects of schooling -- including school organization, teaching practices, curriculum, assessment, accountability, parent and community involvement, and policy. These publications take many forms including books, journal articles, conference presentations, commentaries, and as well as a series of Practice Briefs that provide guidance on key issues of school improvement. 

Differentiated Dual Enrollment and Other Collegiate Experiences, , 2018

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Barnett

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Equity Goals and Equity Visits: Leaders in a superintendent network jointly study each other's diverse schools to pursue high-leverage academic goals, , 2017

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Hatch and Roegman

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OPINION: Known for its intense testing pressure, top-performing South Korea dials it back, , 2017

Author:

Hatch

Hechinger Report
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Estudio sobre la implementación del Programa del Diploma en colegios públicos de Ecuador, , 2013

Author:

Barnett

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Curriculum, , 2015

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NCREST

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Success Tech Academy (School Report), , 2007

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Sonu, Brooker, & Barnett

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Supporting College Readiness Through Action Research, , 2011

Author:

Barnett

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Teachers' Voices: Reinventing Themselves, Their Profession, and Their Communities , , 1994

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D'emidio-Caston, Hill, and Snyder

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Benjamin Franklin Elementary School (School Report), , 2007

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Silwany, Brooker, and Barnett

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Orchard School of Science Elementary School (School Report), , 2007

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Wilson, Agarwal, & Barnett

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STEM EDUCATION:The SECEP Vision, , 2014

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NCREST

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Multiple Entry Points for Engaging Families in School Life: An Exceptional Case, , 1999

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Jervis

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Using Research to Inform the Practice of Teachers, Schools, and School Reform Organizations, , 2007

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Ancess, Barnett & Allen

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Small Alone Is Not Enough: How Can Educators Recover the Purposes of Small Schools? , , 2008

Author:

Ancess

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Faculty Validation and Persistence Among Nontraditional Community College Students, , 2008

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Barnett

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Seminar, , 2013

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NCREST

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Transforming Knowledge: Blurring the Boundaries between Research, Policy, and Practice, , 1996

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Hargreaves

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Investigating the Role of Instructional Rounds in the Development of Social Networks and District-wide Improvement., , 2016

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Hatch, Hill, and Roegman

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Beneath the surface of accountability: Answerability, responsibility and capacity-building in recent education reforms in Norway , , 2013

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Hatch

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About the Schools - Overview of Cleveland's Schools, , 2007

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Barnett

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Advisory Programs in High School Restructuring, , 2005

Author:

Tocci, Hochman, and Allen

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Research on the Implementation of the Diploma Programme in Ecuador’s State Schools, , 2013

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Barnett

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Cleveland School of the Arts (School Report), , 2007

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Booker, Sonu, & Barnett

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NCREST Support for the Development of an IB School Transformation Research System (STaRS), , 2013

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NCREST

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SECEP Design Principles Self-Assessment, , 2015

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NCREST

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Active Learning and Aesthetic Encounters , , 1994

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Greene

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Crafting coherence: How schools strategically manage multiple, external demands, , 2004

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Hatch, Honig

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Learning to Think Well: Central Park East Secondary School Graduates Reflect on Their High School and College Experiences, , 1995

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Bensman

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Urban Community School (School Report), , 2007

Author:

Wilson, Wilson, & Barnett

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Getting from Here to There: When Practitioners Use Research to Stimulate School & District Change, , 2003

Author:

Ancess, and Grossman

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Rethinking Teacher Leadership through Professional Development Schools, , 1995

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Darling-Hammond, Bullmaster, and Cobb

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Innovation at the Core, , 2013

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Hatch

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Practice Brief #1 Mission, mission on the wall… What role do missions play in successful schools?, , 2008

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Dual Enrollment: A Strategy for Educational Advancement of all Students, , 2010

Author:

Barnett, Stam

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St. Francis School (School Report), , 2007

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Booker, Sonu, & Barnett

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The Impact of England's National Curriculum and Assessment System on Classroom Practice: Potential Lessons for American Reformers , , 1996

Author:

Silvernail

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Urban Dreamcatchers: Launching and Leading New Small Schools, , 1997

Author:

Ancess

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An Analysis of the Development of Positive Academic Mindsets in Diverse IBO Schools, , 2017

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Barnett, Avila, and Aklog

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Self-Efficacy of US High School Teachers Teaching the Federal Budget, National Debt and Budget Deficit, , 2012

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Implementing Small Theme High Schools in New York City: Great Intentions and Great Tensions , , 2006

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Ancess, and Allen

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PAN 3 Formative Assessment/Instruction Cycle in Math Research Study, , 2010

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Aklog and Katz

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Open Doors, Closed Doors: Home-School Partnerships in a Large Bronx Elementary School, , 1999

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Leading Cleveland's Excellent Schools (Roundtable Summary), , 2007

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NCREST

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Folio 1: Key Components, , 2011

Author:

Wilson, Ancess, and Barnett

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Creating Access and Success: Academic Pathways Reaching Underserved Students, , 2006

Author:

Bragg, Kim, and Barnett

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The AP lever for boosting access,success, and equity, , 2016

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Roegman and Hatch

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An Inquiry High School: Learner-Centered Accountability at the Urban Academy, , 1995

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Ancess

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Building Learner-Centered Schools: Three Perspectives, , 1992

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Banks, Darling-Hammonds, and Greene

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Issue Brief: Community College and High School Partnerships, , 2010

Author:

Barnett and Hughes

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Validation Experiences and Persistence among Community College Students, , 2011

Author:

Barnett

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Social Emotional Learning and Social Justice Learning at El Puente Academy for Peace and Justice, , 2015

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Ancess & Rogers

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Helping High School Students Succeed In College Classes, , 2006

Author:

Barnett

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The Outside-Inside Connection, , 2009

Author:

Hatch

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Citizens’ Academy (School Report), , 2007

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Agarwal, Wilson, & Barnett

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Early College English & Math Instruction That Leads to Success in Introductory College Coursework , , 2010

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Barnett, Philippeauz-Pierre, & Stembridge

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Teaching the Federal Budget, National Debt, and Budget Deficit: Findings from High School Teachers, , 2011

Author:

Marri, Ahn, Crocco, Grolnick, Gaudelli, & Walker

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Miles Park Elementary School (School Report), , 2007

Author:

Booker, Silwany, & Barnett

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Fenway High School: Social Emotional Learning as the Foundation for Social Justice, , 2015

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Barnett, Kim

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Student Supports, , 2014

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NCREST

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A Study of English & Mathematics Instruction that Leads to Success in Introductory College Coursework, , 2008

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NCREST

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Ten Key Decisions in Creating Early Colleges, , 2013

Author:

Barnett, Bucceri, Hindo, & Kim

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Teaching as Inquiry: Asking Hard Questions to Improve Practice and Student Achievement., , 2004

Author:

Weinbaum, Allen, & Blythe

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Smoothing the Pathway From High School to College: Research-based Practices, , 2017

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Barnett

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Emerging Early College Models for Traditionally Underserved Students, , 2015

Author:

Barnett, Maclutsky, Wagonlander

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Dual Enrollment:A Strategy for Educational Advancement of all Students, , 2010

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Barnett and Stamm

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What Norway (not Finland) Can Tell us About Schools , , 2010

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Hatch

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Joseph Landis School (School Report) , , 2007

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Barnett & Wilson

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Exploring Values and Standards: Implications for Assessment , , 1992

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Andrias, Kanevsky, Strieb, and Traugh

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Highlights from the MCNC Early College Student Survey Report (2005-06) , , 2007

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Spence and Barnett

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: The Admissions and Outreach Process, , 2013

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NCREST

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Organization and Structure, , 2015

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NCREST

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Folio 2: Exemplary School and Classroom Practices, , 2011

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Wilson, Ancess, and Barnett

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The Experiences of One New York City High School Cohort: Opportunities, Successes, and Challenges, , 2013

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Rady, Hatch, Warner, and Chu

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Out of isolation: Superintendents band together to improve equity and instruction in their districts., , 2012

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Hatch & Roegman

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Evidence Based Education Toolkit, , 2010

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NREST

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Academic pathways and increased opportunities for underserved students: Crosscutting themes and lessons learned, , 2006

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Barnett, Bragg

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Collaborative Development of a Quality Assurance Framework for the IB School Authorization Process, , 2011

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Barnett. Calnin, Dean, and Rogers

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Supporting Studentsʼ Success Through Distributed Counseling, , 2006

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Coaching and school supports, College and career readiness

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Between Home and School Cultural Interchange in an Elementary Classroom, , 1999

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Jervis

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Saint Martin de Porres High School (School Report, , 2007

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Barnett & Agarwal

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Reflections on the Evolution of the New Jersey Network of Superintendents 2008-2012, , 2012

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Roegman & Hatch

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Faculty Hiring and Support, , 2015

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NCREST

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Going Public With Our Teaching: An Anthology Of Practice, , 2005

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Hatch, Ahmed, Lieberman, et. al. 

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Louisa May Alcott School (School Report), , 2007

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Wilson & Barnett

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Folio 3: School and Partner Relationships, , 2011

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Wilson, Ancess, and Barnett

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Seminar: A Support Program for High School Students Undertaking College Courses, , 2010

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Hindo, Barnett, and Kim

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Snapshots of Meaning-Making Classrooms, , 2004

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Ancess

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Authentic Teacher, Learning, and Assessment with New English Learners at International High School, , 1994

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Ancess and Darling-Hammond

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Validation and persistence among community college students, , 2011

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Barnett

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The Experiences of New York City High School Cohort: Opportunties, Successes, and Challenges , , 2013

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Ready, Hatch, Warner, & Chu

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The Scholarship of Teaching and Web-based Representations of Teaching in the United States: Definitions, Histories, and New Directions, , 2008

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Hatch

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Folio 4: Family Participation, , 2011

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Wilson, Ancess, and Barnett

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St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School (School Report), , 2007

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Sonu, Brooker, & Barnett

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CTE and STEM career pathways in middle and early colleges, , 2017

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Barnett, Coble

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SECEP Coaching Framework, , 2016

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NCREST

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Using Research to Inform the Practice of Teachers, Schools, and School Reform Organizations, , 2007

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Ancess, Barnett, and Allen

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Bard High School Early College: Creating College Experiences (Presentation), , 2015

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Barnett

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2006-07 MCNC Early College High School Students: Participation and Performance in College Coursework, , 2008

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Kim and Barnett

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The Intergenerational School (School Report), , 2007

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Agarwal & Barnett

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Building School-Family Partnerships in a South Bronx Classroom, , 1999

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Bensman

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The Senior Project: Authentic Assessment at Hodgson Vocational/Technical High School, , 1994

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Ancess and Darling-Hammond

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Bard High School Early College Best Practices: Teaching Critical Thinking, , 2014

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NCREST

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