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Research and Reports

Chicago News Landscape
By: The University of Texas at Austin Center for Media Engagement, 2018

The State of the American Veteran: The Chicagoland Veterans Study
By: USC School of Social Work, Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families, 2016

Existing and Potential Supports for Implementation of a Civics Course in Illinois
By: Dr. Shawn Healy, 2015

Illinois Voters Voice Strong Support for Civic Education Requirements
By: Dr. Shawn Healy, 2014

It All Adds Up: Early Math Initiatives in Illinois
By: CME Group Foundation, October 2014

The Youngest Illinoisans: A Statistical Look at Infants and Toddlers in Illinois
By: Child Trends, February 2014

The Youngest Americans: A Statistical Portrait of Infants and Toddlers in the United States
By: Child Trends, October 2013

Preschool Attendance in Chicago Public Schools: Relationships with Learning Outcomes and Reasons for Absences
By: University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research, September 2013

The U.S. Servicemember's Guide to Academic Programs and Aid