PITTSBURGH, PA, May 10, 2007--Carnegie Learning, Inc., a leading publisher of research-based math curricula, reported today that the Houston Independent School District is among the districts participating in a five-year study funded by the U.S. Department of Education and conducted by RAND Corporation that will evaluate the effectiveness of Carnegie Learning´s technology-based Algebra I curriculum.

Forty-five middle schools and high schools with 8400 Algebra students will participate in the study, which will evaluate whether the Cognitive Tutor® curriculum is effective for a wide range of students and environments. In the randomized experiment, half of the schools will use Carnegie Learning...

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