TITLE

National Computer Systems wins $122.5M Florida testing contract

PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Electronic Education Report;08/04/99, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the selection of the Minneapolis, Minnesota-based National Computer Systems Inc. (NCS) and K-12 software as administrator of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test. Terms of the agreement; Test processing facilities of NCS; Comments from NCS director of investor relations Maggie Knack.
ACCESSION #
2208548

 

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