Behind the Headline: U.S. Reading and Math Scores Show Incremental Gains

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U.S. Reading and Math Scores Show Incremental Gains
11/7/13 | New YorkTimes

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Is the U.S. Catching Up?
Fall 2012 | Education Next

NAEP scores for 4th and 8th graders are up slightly, but U.S. students have a long way to go to catch up to their peers abroad, Ed Next’s Paul Peterson points out to Motoko Rich in today’s New York Times.  An Ed Next article by Peterson, Eric Hanushek, and Ludger Woessmann looks at state and international trends in student achievement.

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