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Mega-States: An Analysis of Student Performance in the Five Most Heavily Populated States in the Nation

Categories: Children,Education,Income/Poverty,Statistics,Tests/Assessments

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pdf/main2011/2013450.pdf

Covers student performance on tests in New York, Florida, Texas, Illinois, and California.  These five states serve more than half of the nation’s English language learners and some of the largest concentrations of children from lower-income families.  From the National Center for Education Statistics