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Has Student Achievement Increased Since 2002? State Test Score Trends Through 2006–07

Author(s): Nancy Kober, Naomi Chudowsky, Victor Chudowsky
Published: June 24, 2008

Using testing data from all 50 states, this study addresses two key questions: has student achievement increased and have achievement gaps narrowed since the No Child Left Behind Act was enacted in 2002. A comparison is also made between state test results and results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress.

View 2006-7 State Profiles and Worksheets

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