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Students Make New Gains on Mathematics SOLs

Categories: Education,Literacy/Reading,Mathematics,Science/Technology,Statistics,Tests/Assessments,Virginia Issues

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/news/news_releases/2014/08_aug27.shtml

Reports results of Virginia school students on math, reading, science, and social science Standards of Learning exams for 2013-14 and compares results to previous two years.  Also provides links to results by state, school division, and individual schools.  From the Virginia Department of Education

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Problem Solving Skills of 15-Year-Olds: Results from PISA 2012

Categories: Education,Statistics,Tests/Assessments

http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2014/2014103.pdf

Describes how U.S. students fared, compared with those in 43 other education systems, on tests of problem-solving in the Program for International Student Assessment.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

The Nation’s Report Card: Mathematics 2013 State Snapshot Reports for Grade 12

Categories: Education,Mathematics,Tests/Assessments

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pubs/stt2013/201408212.aspx

One  page reports per state which volunteered to participate.  Reports results by gender and race and compares changes since 2009.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

The Nation’s Report Card: Reading 2013 State Snapshot Reports for Grade 12

Categories: Education,Literacy/Reading,Tests/Assessments

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pubs/stt2013/201408112.aspx

One page reports per state which volunteered to participate.  Reports results by gender and race and compares changes since 2009.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

The Nation’s Report Card: 2013 Mathematics and Reading Grade 12 Assessments

Categories: Education,Headlines,Literacy/Reading,Mathematics,Tests/Assessments

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2014087

Presents results for 12th graders on the math and reading tests of the National Assessment of Educational Progress.   From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

The Nation’s Report Card: 2013 Reading Trial Urban District Assessment

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

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pubs/dst2013/2014467.aspx

Provides one page snapshot results of the reading tests administered to 4th and 8th grade students in 21 urban school districts around the U.S.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

The Nation’s Report Card: 2013 Mathematics Trial Urban District Assessment

Categories: Education,Mathematics,Statistics,Tests/Assessments,Urban Issues

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/pubs/dst2013/2014468.aspx

Provides one page snapshot results of the math tests administered to 4th and 8th grade students in 21 urban school districts around the U.S.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

A First Look: 2013 Mathematics and Reading Trial Urban District Assessment

Categories: Education,Literacy/Reading,Mathematics,Statistics,Tests/Assessments,Urban Issues

http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/subject/publications/main2013/pdf/2014466.pdf

Reports initial results of math and reading tests administered to a selection of students in 4th and 8th grade in urban school districts as part of the National Assessment of Educational Progress.  From the National Center for Education Statistics

 

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