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Education Report Card Shows Less Racial Disparity In MN

Minnesota’s fourth and eighth graders scored at the top nationally in math and above the national average in reading in newly released national tests. The National Assessment of Education Progress was released Thursday.


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Test Scores Flat Despite Early Start In SW Minn.

An analysis shows nine extra days of teaching in 25 school districts in southwestern Minnesota before the high-stakes tests last spring didn’t budge the districts’ overall test scores.


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47 Percent Of Minn. Schools Fail Under NCLB

Nearly half of Minnesota schools didn’t make the grade under the federal No Child Left Behind law in 2011.


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Reading, 11th Grade Math Up On Minn. MCAs

Minnesota students showed some progress in reading on the state’s standardized tests and 11th graders did even better on the math portion, but over half still weren’t considered proficient, the Minnesota Department of Education reported Wednesday.


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Minnesota Students Make Small Gains On GRAD Test

Minnesota students made slight progress this year on standardized tests that determine if they’re meeting state requirements to graduate from high school, but fewer than half of the state’s 11th graders were considered proficient in math, according to test results released Tuesday.


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Minn. Ed. Dept. To Release Test Scores

The Minnesota Department of Education is set to release a new round of school test scores which will show how many students are meeting the state’s high school graduation requirements.


Science Scores Improve

Minnesota students are posting slightly higher scores in science than a year ago.


Minnesota Test Scores Mixed

  Standardized test results show math scores are up and reading scores are holding steady for Minnesota students.