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- Access World News
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- CQ Researcher
Includes reports about education issues, as well as other social and political topics.
- Ethnic Newswatch
Articles from newspapers, magazines and some scholarly journals, published by the ethnic, minority and native press in the U.S.
- MasterFILE Premier
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- Stanford Center for Educational Policy Analysis
This research center publishes reports in the areas of Poverty and Inequality; Federal & State Education Policy; Teaching & Leadership Effectiveness; and Technological Innovations in Education.
- Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE)
Search for reports, white papers and policy briefs that address issues of educational opportunity, access, equity, and diversity in the United States and internationally.
- Center for Education Policy Research
Browse Research Reports and other publications from the Center, based at Harvard University.
- Policy Analysis for California Education (PACE)
Search for reports, white papers and policy briefs from PACE, a research center based at UC Davis, the University of Southern California, and Stanford University.
Common Core State Standards
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- California Department of Education
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- United States Department of Education
Search for federal education laws and policy documents, as well as education-related data.
- National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Search for statistics and reports related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences.