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Reading Achievement of U.S. Fourth-Grade Students in an International Context

Categories: Education,Literacy/Reading,Statistics,Tests/Assessments

Compares the achievement of U.S. fourth graders in reading to those in 58 other education systems around the world.  Also focuses on changes in reading achievement since 2001.  Also shows how reading proficiency varies by student background characteristics. From the National Center for Education Statistics