SCS shows reading, math improvement on national test

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: October 30, 2019 2:42 PM CT | Published: October 30, 2019 2:42 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede covers Memphis schools for Chalkbeat Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and most recently covered county government, schools and religion at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia.

The most significant jump in student performance on the National Assessment of Educational Progress, or NAEP, was in eighth-grade math where the average score increased by about eight points.

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Joris Ray National Assessment of Educational Progress Penny Schwinn Shelby County Schools The Nation's Report Card

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