The Math Forum

Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by NCTM or The Math Forum.

Math Forum » Discussions » Education » math-teach

Notice: We are no longer accepting new posts, but the forums will continue to be readable.

Topic: Study Links Scales of American and International Tests; Alaska Fares Well
Replies: 1   Last Post: Oct 27, 2013 11:04 AM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Robert Hansen

Posts: 11,345
From: Florida
Registered: 6/22/09
Re: Study Links Scales of American and International Tests; Alaska Fares Well
Posted: Oct 27, 2013 11:04 AM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply
att1.html (1.6 K)

One point from this that I was not aware of earlier, if I read it correctly. Only 9 states participated in the TIMSS assessment.

Bob Hansen

On Oct 26, 2013, at 8:56 PM, Anna Roys <> wrote:

> The National Center for Education Statistics has published the results of its effort to link the score scales of two assessments: the National Assessment of Educational Progress and the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study. With this study, all 52 states/jurisdictions that participate in the 2011 NAEP math and science assessments can compare the performance of their eighth-grade students with those of other countries. Overall, 36 states bested peers abroad in math, while 47 states topped peers abroad in science. Alaska students on average scored better than those of many nations.

Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© The Math Forum at NCTM 1994-2018. All Rights Reserved.