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Research Report

Children Achieving: Philadelphia's Education Reform, Year Two Report

Children Achieving Progress Report Series 1996-1997.

In February 1995, The Annenberg Foundation designated Philadelphia as one of a small number of American cities to receive a five-year $50 million Annenberg Challenge grant to improve public education.  CPRE and its partners, Research for Action and OMG Center for Collaborative Learning, conducted a four-year evaluation of Philadelphia's Children Achieveing initiative, funded by the Annenberg Challenge grant.  This summary describes finding from Year 2.

Publication Date

January 1998