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Unpublished Paper
Teaching to the Test in a Minority District
(2006)
  • Arthur Lang
Abstract
The No Child Left Behind Act [NCLB] mandates testing of all high school students in reading and mathematics by school year 2005-06 and in science by school year 2007-08. Schools are required to make incremental increases in test scores in all students, including minority students, poor children, students with disabilities, and English language learners, setting one hundred percent proficiency as its goal by 2014. Schools that do not make progress in test scores will be subject to punitive and remedial actions.
Publication Date
April 2, 2006
Citation Information
Arthur Lang. "Teaching to the Test in a Minority District" (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/arthur_lang/31/