Chart: Test Mismatch
Under the No Child Left Behind law, all students must reach proficiency on state exams by 2013-14. But in these highest- and lowest-performing states on the National Assessment of Educational Progress, the 2003 results on the national exam often bear little relationship to state test results for the same year.
Vol. 24, Issue 17, Page 78Published in Print: January 6, 2005, as Chart: Test Mismatch