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Measuring How Benchmark Assessments Affect Student Achievement

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Northeast & Islands
Description:
This report examines a Massachusetts pilot program for quarterly benchmark exams in middle-school mathematics, finding that program schools do not show greater gains in student achievement after a year. But that finding might reflect limited data rather than ineffective benchmark assessments.
Publication Type:
Issues & Answers
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Publication Date:
December 2007
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