University of Wisconsin–Madison

K-12 Education

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Does Foster Care Lower School Achievement?

  • Lawrence Berger, Maria Cancian, Jennifer Noyes, and Vanessa Rios-Salas 
  • Fast Focus
  • October 2015
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The Academic Achievement of Children in Foster Care

  • Lawrence Berger
  • Podcast
  • September 2015
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Educational opportunity for homeless students

  • Peter Miller, Alexandra E. Pavlakis, Lea Samartino, and Alexis K. Bourgeois
  • Focus & Focus+
  • Fall/Winter (2014–2015) 2015
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How school quality affects the success of a conditional cash transfer program

  • Sharon Wolf, J. Lawrence Aber, and Pamela A. Morris
  • Focus & Focus+
  • Fall/Winter (2014–2015) 2015
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A path to college completion for disadvantaged students

  • Emma Caspar
  • Focus & Focus+
  • Fall/Winter (2014–2015) 2015
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Poverty and the Brain

  • Seth Pollak and Barbara Wolfe
  • Webinar
  • December 17 2014
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Is It Worth It? Postsecondary Education and Labor Market Outcomes for the Disadvantaged

  • Benjamin Backes, Harry J. Holzer, and Erin Dunlop Velez
  • Discussion Paper
  • August 2014
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Housing Voucher Receipt and the Quality of Schools Available to Recipient Children

  • Deven Carlson, Robert Haveman, Thomas Kaplan, and Barbara Wolfe
  • Discussion Paper
  • March 2014