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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Firestorm Erupts Over Virginia's Education Goals

Here's what the Virginia state board of education actually did. It looked at students' test scores in reading and math and then proposed new passing rates. In math it set an acceptable passing rate at 82 percent for Asian students, 68 percent for whites, 52 percent for Latinos, 45 percent for blacks and 33 percent for kids with disabilities.
Read the rest here.

1 comment:

Matushka Anna said...

When Father first read this to me I thought it was from The Onion. I think it's hilarious it got as far as it did! Merciful heavens.