TITLE

NCS Pearson Wins $83 Million NAEP Scoring Contract and Settles Minnesota Scoring Lawsuit

PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Educational Marketer;12/9/2002, Vol. 33 Issue 35, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the grants received by NCS Pearson from the U.S. Department of Education. Distribution of test materials to schools; Use of National Assessment of Educational Progress scoring in math and reading questions; Estimation of the award received by NCS.
ACCESSION #
8652972

 

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