Ky. Road-Tests Common Core

Ujifusa, Andrew
November 2012
Education Week;11/7/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p1
The article discusses the results of standardized tests in Kentucky for the 2011-2012 school year called the Kentucky Performance Rating of Education Progress (K-PREP), which are tied to the Common Core State Standards. The author focuses on the drop in academic achievement and proficiency measurements indicated by the results of language arts, reading, and mathematics testing. Additional topics include comments by Kentucky education commissioner Terry Holliday, and similar tests in Florida.


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