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At-risk eighth-graders four years later

At-risk eighth-graders four years later

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Published by National Center for Education Statistics in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children with social disabilities -- Education -- United States -- Statistics,
  • High school dropouts -- United States -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    Other titles"At risk" eighth graders four years later
    Statementauthors, Patricia Green, Leslie Scott
    SeriesStatistics in brief, Statistics in brief (National Center for Education Statistics)
    ContributionsScott, Leslie, National Center for Education Statistics
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination11 p.
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14997323M

    Findings from the survey show that just over 1, children ages 6 to 17, only 31 percent said they read a book for fun almost daily, down from 37 percent four years ago. When he started Reality Changers in with four eighth-graders at a Presbyterian church near downtown, he did it in partnership with a popular college prep Author: Ozzie Roberts.

      Put another way, 45, more eighth graders tested proficient in Algebra I in , compared with five years earlier. By the time they were 11 th graders, taking summative math, that impressive number had shrunk in half: In , 22, more high school juniors were proficient in summative math than five years : John Fensterwald. Teaching English Language Learners extent the portrait is still accurate six years later, a majority of English learners—approximately 60 percent—are in essentially The gaps among eighth-graders were even larger—42 points in reading and 37 points in Size: 1MB.

      One Dec. 6, -- exactly four years to the day of the accident that left her with a traumatic brain injury -- Kallie officially graduated out of . Less than half of the adult American population now reads literature. (Literature is defined as novels, short stories, plays and/or poetry.) – NEA, “Reading at Risk: A Survey of Literary Reading in America,” June The percentage of the U.S. adult population reading any books has declined by 7 percent over the past decade. – NEA.


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