Focus of the Year: What Do We Know about Eighth-Grade Achievement?
Judith Sowder; Diana Wearne
February 2006, Volume 11, Issue 6, Page 285
The NAEP testing over the past decade shows gradual
improvement of test scores at the eighth-grade level, contrary to what many say
about stagnant scores. However, by 2000, only one-fourth of eighth graders
performed at the proficient level. Includes sample questions from NAEP tests.
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