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State Students Show Mixed Results On Standardized Tests

The latest results from two statewide education performance tests are mixed, with younger Connecticut students showing modest improvements, but fewer than half of 10th graders meeting a statewide goal for math, science and reading.

07/19/2012

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Mastery Tests Show Continued Achievement Gap

A test given to more than 250,000 Connecticut students shows they’re generally making academic progress, but that low-income children and students for whom English is a second language still lag notably behind others.

07/13/2011

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Mastery Test Results Due Today

Connecticut education officials are set to release the results of a standardized test given to more than 250,000 Connecticut public school students in third through eighth grades.

07/13/2011