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Changing The Evaluation Of Student Learning

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Researchers at the National Assessment of Educational Progress, often called the “nation’s report card” on K-12 academics, are testing varying questions in interviews with a representative sample of American kids, grades 4, 8 and 12 in a desire to learn more about school climate, technology use and other non cognitive factors. 86 more words

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Catholic Schools Achieve Well on National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAEP Results Released

On April 29, 2015, the National Center for Educational Statistics released the results of the Grade 8 NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress) tests in U.S. 109 more words

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Knowledge of US History Unchanged Overall for 8th Graders, but Differences Are in the Details

The National Center for Education Statistics, which administers National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP, also known as the Nation’s Report Card), recently announced that  589 more words

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Is The United States A Democracy? America's Middle-Schoolers Do Not Know

May 4, 2015

Just 23 percent of U.S. eighth-graders are “proficient” or above in knowledge of American civics, according to the “ 140 more words


R'nel: A Nation In Educational Peril

By Gary R’nel

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The results of the 2014 test, called the National Assessment of Educational Progress are disquieting, distressing and disturbing. The NAEP measures student knowledge in the areas of history, civics and geography. 249 more words


FREE CANDY Van (i.e. Charter Lobbyist), Civil Rights Project Response, Lottery Admissions and CREDO

Sometimes it’s hard to know who to trust. For example, the van parked in front of your house offering free candy, you might want to avoid. 1,755 more words

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