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The state of Florida recently mandated that the 300 lowest-performing elementary schools add an extra hour of reading instruction each day, the first in the country to do so. Supporters are convinced...

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PBS
The state of Florida recently mandated that the 300...
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U.S. Department of Education
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Annie E. Casey Foundation
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National Afterschool Association
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After School Matters
In the Spring 2014 issue of Afterschool Matters, a...

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Coalition for Community Schools
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YouthBuild needs more support in the FY14 budget - act...
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National Human Services Assembly
With a fiscal cliff looming in the not-so-distant...
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Calling all Californians! Governor Brown has a bill on...

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