TITLE

VA Awards Online Testing To NCS Pearson, Algebra Prep Contract Next

PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;7/16/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the contract awarded by the state of Virginia to NCS Pearson to administer statewide standards-based high school exams online.
ACCESSION #
4902972

 

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