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Thinking Strategically Across ARRA Funds: Standards and Assessments

  • June 29, 2010
  • Weekly PowerNote

In the 27 years since the release of A Nation at Risk, states have made great strides in increasing the academic rigor of education standards. Yet, America’s children still remain behind other nations in terms of academic achievement and preparedness to succeed. Currently, academic standards differ across states in the U.S. in terms of the incremental content and skills expected of students.