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Product Description: Despite recent progress in reading achievement among primary-grade children, many are not moving beyond basic decoding to fluency and comprehension as they go on to higher grades. RAND evaluated the impact of reading coaches master teachers who offer ongoing on-site instructional support for teachers on teaching practices and student outcomes in Florida middle schools...read more

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9780833045096 | Rand Corp, August 30, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Despite recent progress in reading achievement among primary-grade children, many are not moving beyond basic decoding to fluency and comprehension as they go on to higher grades.

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Product Description: In 2000, Edison Schools, the nation's largest education management organization, asked Rand to analyze its achievement outcomes and design implementation. RAND evaluated Edison's strategies for promoting student achievement in its schools, how it implemented those strategies, how its management affected student achievement, and what factors explained differences in achievement trends among its schools...read more

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9780833038241 | Rand Corp, December 30, 2005, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: In 2000, Edison Schools, the nation's largest education management organization, asked Rand to analyze its achievement outcomes and design implementation.

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Product Description: Clarifies the primary questions raised by the use of valueadded models for measuring teacher effects, reviews the most important recent applications of VAM, and discusses statistical and measurement issues assoicated with VAM.

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9780833035424 | Rand Corp, May 1, 2004, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Clarifies the primary questions raised by the use of valueadded models for measuring teacher effects, reviews the most important recent applications of VAM, and discusses statistical and measurement issues assoicated with VAM.

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Product Description: This report examines methods for assessing the risks of unexploded ordnance (UXO) on former military training land, particularly sites on closed or transferred bases that will be or have been converted to civilian use. This work is the first to analyze in detail all the approaches the Army has developed to assess the risks of UXO sites, recommending ways for the Army to develop risk assessment protocols acceptable to all parties with an interest in UXO sites...read more

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9780833034328 | Rand Corp, April 1, 2004, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: This report examines methods for assessing the risks of unexploded ordnance (UXO) on former military training land, particularly sites on closed or transferred bases that will be or have been converted to civilian use.

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Product Description: At the rate that government and nongovernmental organizations are clearing existing landmines, it will take 450-500 years to rid the world of them. Concerned about the slow pace of demining, the Office of Science and Technology asked RAND to assess potential innovative technologies being explored and to project what funding would be required to foster the development of the more promising ones...read more

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9780833033017 | Rand Corp, March 1, 2003, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: At the rate that government and nongovernmental organizations are clearing existing landmines, it will take 450-500 years to rid the world of them.

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