qThis year's report presents 46 indicators of important developments and trends in U.S. education. These indicators focus on participation and persistence in education, student performance and other measures of achievement, the environment for learning, and resources for educationq--Introduction.For example, of all students in 2007 who had ever been retained in their school career, 34 percent were retained in kindergarten or 1st grade. Respondents could report retention in more than one grade over the course of the studenta#39;s school career. ... 5 For 1999, the estimate of students ever retained who were retained in 2nd grade (derived from the variable ... in home English 10.6 9.2 9.2 8.8 10.1 9.7 Language other than English 11.4 9.9 9.8 8.1 12.1 10.5 Country of birth Unitedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Condition of Education 2009|
|Author||:||Michael Planty, William J. Hussar, Thomas D. Snyder|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 2009-07|