Buckle Down Targets NJ and AZ with New Test-Prep Editions

October 2007
Educational Marketer;10/15/2007, Vol. 38 Issue 20, p3
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The article focuses on the releasing of new editions of state-specific test-prep materials by the Buckle Down business at K-12 supplemental publisher Haights Cross Communications for New Jersey and Arizona. According to the author, the test-prep series of New Jersey includes materials for grades 3-8 in language arts, math and science. He added that the Grade Eight Proficiency Assessment is designed to identify students who need intervention.


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