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Topic: Comparing Results
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Bob Cote

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From: Glens Falls City School Dsitrict
Registered: 11/11/07
Comparing Results
Posted: Jun 17, 2008 9:43 PM
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We did a quick comparison of our scores on the Integrated Algebra Regents to the June 2007 Math A Regents and it wasn't pretty:

June 2007 Math A Regents ? 82% of our students earned over half of the raw points available

June 2008 Algebra Regents ? 42% of our students earned over half of the raw points available

Anyone else seeing a trend of their scores being considerably lower than with the Math A exam? If this is a trend across the state should we expect a lot lower cutoff than we saw on the Math A? I anticipate a lot of explaining to do with the powers at be.

Bob



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