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The idea of Lee County schools saying goodbye to state testing is gaining a lot of traction.
For the second consecutive year, Utah students earned the nation's highest ACT scores when compared with states where all students participate in the test.
A North Carolina judge is ordering a stop to the use of taxpayer money to pay for tuition at private or religious schools.
A new school voucher program was ruled unconstitutional Thursday by a judge who said taxpayer money should not be used for tuition to private or religious schools.
Louisiana's ACT scores were slightly down from last year. The average Act and composite scores for students were either the same or slightly down from 2013 to 2014 depending on how you calculate them.
A shot of a classroom. [CC-BY-SA-3.0 or GFDL ], via Wikimedia Commons) WAUKESHA, Wis A charter school in Waukesha had Wisconsin's top score in the A-C-T college entrance exam.
In 1968, an article in Kappan magazine titled "The Need for Replication in Education Research" by education Professor Robert H. Bauernfeind said: The principle of replication is the cornerstone of scientific inquiry.
Less than 30 percent of California's 2014 high school graduates took the ACT test, which assesses students for college and career readiness, according to a report released Wednesday.
Education documentary returns to big screen "Rise Above the Mark," the WLCSC-backed documentary, will have fall showings, DVD release Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1oSihxN The Long Center for the Performing Arts marquee is lit for the Dec. 12 premiere of "Rise Above the Mark."
The Class of 2014's average composite score was 20.4 on a 36-point scale, unchanged from last year.
Makers of the ACT test say Nevada's Class of 2014 scored higher than the national average in English, reading and math, although only about one-third of graduates took the exam.
Virginia students continue to improve and exceed the national average on the ACT college admissions exam.
Mississippi's 2014 high school graduates made an average composite score of 19 on the test, ticking up from 18.9 last year.
The state's high school seniors scored an average composite of 22.2 out of a possible 36, ranking Wisconsin behind Minnesota.
The Illinois State Board of Education says Illinois' high school graduating class of 2014 earned a composite score of 20.7 on the ACT.
The singer recently released a new single, "Shake It Off," and announced that her new album, titled "1989" , will be released on Oct. 27. The new work will be her "first documented, official pop album," Swift said to fans during a Yahoo live stream on Aug. 18, according to USA Today .
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 02:24 am
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