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Closing the academic gaps in performance among students from diverse backgrounds is a challenge for schools and a mandate from the government.
Two out of every three eight-graders in the United States are lacking when it comes to basic scientific knowledge, data from a 2011 examination administered by the Department of Education released Thursday has revealed.
State, national, and local policymakers should elevate science education in grades K-12 to the same level of importance as reading and mathematics.
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Standardized tests have been a part of American education since the mid-1800s. Their use skyrocketed after 2002's No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) mandated annual testing in all 50 states. U.S.
MONTEREY, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the release of several new technology enhancements to the company's award-winning AcuityÂ® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution.
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