Tests http://wfae.org en NC’s Third-Grade Reading Law From The Classroom http://wfae.org/post/nc-s-third-grade-reading-law-classroom <p>Third graders in North Carolina are on a deadline. They have just a few weeks to prove to the state their reading is up to snuff. Otherwise, they’ll be headed to summer reading camps. There’s a lot to do: lessons to learn, passages to read, and tests to take. It’s all part of the new third-grade reading law.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:03:45 +0000 Lisa Miller 48781 at http://wfae.org NC’s Third-Grade Reading Law From The Classroom NC Test Scores Plummet, But Don't Compare To Past Years http://wfae.org/post/nc-test-scores-plummet-dont-compare-past-years <p></p><p>Parents, teachers, and students may be in for a rude awakening next month when they get the scores of standardized tests taken at the end of last year.&nbsp; Less than half of North Carolina students were deemed proficient in most subjects.&nbsp; But that doesn&rsquo;t mean students are necessarily performing any worse.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 22:32:52 +0000 Lisa Miller 36599 at http://wfae.org NC Test Scores Plummet, But Don't Compare To Past Years