Education
12:13 pm
Mon February 11, 2013

Why test scores matter

The latest round of test scores come out today for students in Rhode Island public schools. The annual exam known as the New England Common Assessment Program, or NECAP, covers reading, writing and math.  The results are closely watched by education advocates and policy-makers. One of them is Elizabeth Burke-Bryant from Rhode Island Kids Count.


Elisabeth Harrison asked her what page she’ll turn to first when she gets the score report.

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