Covers: students1 reading experiences in and out of school, results for demographic groups, and constructed-response questions. Part of the Nation1s Report Card (the National Assessment of Educational Progress), the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America1s students know and can do in various subject areas. Prepared by the prestigious Educational Testing Service.... performance is based on their responses to a wide range of reading materials, including literary and informational passages covering a number of subject areas . The passages varied in length from brief selections on a single concept to complex passages about specialized topics in ... The selections included stories and poems as well as essays and reports, material typical of that found in classrooms, and ... For 1990 the trial program was concentrated on eighth-grade mathematics.
|Title||:||Reading in and Out of School|
|Author||:||Mary A. Foertsch|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1992-06-01|