Corrections to Supplement
A number of errors were made in Quality Counts, the special supplement to this issue of Education Week:
Page 33, last paragraph: The 1996 NAEP exams were in math and science.
Page 44-45: The correct spelling is Martin-Kniep.
Page 48, third paragraph: The correct name is National Education Longitudinal Study.
Page 55, in the graph: New Hampshire's spending should be $5,451.
Page 56, in the table: New York's "% of 1994 education expenditures spent on instruction'' should have been rounded to 68 percent.
Page 57, under the column "Disparity between districts at the 5th and 95th percentiles'': There should be a second asterisk after Hawaii referring readers to a footnote that Hawaii has a single statewide district.
Page 59: The correct spelling is Murnane.
Page 131, in vital statistics below the report card: "Pupils in poverty'' should say "Pupils with disabilities.''
Page 162, sixth paragraph: New Hampshire's average adjusted per-pupil expenditure in 1995 was $5,451.