TITLE

PA OKs Use of CTB's Acuity for Targeted Tutoring Assessment

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;6/9/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the approval of the Acuity formative assessment from CTB/McGraw-Hill by the Department of Education in Pennsylvania for the state's Educational Assistance Programs.
ACCESSION #
61355837

 

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