May 25, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Scores on statewide standardized tests increased slightly or held steady in 2011, with the largest gains in math. Continue Reading
February 25, 2011 in West Central Tribune
Take a look at the state’s sample math test for eighth-graders, chock full of algebra problems, and, depending on your memory and your age, you may think:
Wow, I’ve forgotten a lot.
Umm, what does that word mean?
Did I ever learn this in the first place?
Wait, this is for eighth-graders?
August 29, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press
The Minnesota Department of Education invites fairgoers to test their knowledge by taking sample MCA tests in math and science. Continue Reading
August 12, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press
Students will soon be hitting the books once again. They’ll be back in the classroom learning about reading, writing and arithmetic. Continue Reading
July 1, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
SW Minn. students score below average on Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments
WORTHINGTON School districts in southwest Minnesota again fell below the state average on key math and reading tests, but students in several area districts showed marked improvement in their performance. Continue Reading