"This isn’t a pattern that we saw coming."
“Policymakers ... want to be able to compare state progress and state performance standards, but because they are all different
Matthew Di Carlo, a senior fellow at the Shanker Institute, a think tank affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers
If you want to know reading scores, the NAEP, the National Assessment of Educational Progress, tests students every year
The nation's school children made little or no progress in reading proficiency in recent years, according to results released