Jefferson County: Some Points from the Data

Jefferson County: Some Points from the Data

How is Kentucky’s largest district doing? Here are seven major points about what can be seen in a look at selected data on Jefferson County and other districts. At the end, you can download short reports with additional data on each point 1. Jefferson County serves...
2017 NAEP: Summarizing Group Changes

2017 NAEP: Summarizing Group Changes

Here’s a summary of how Kentucky average scale scores changed from 2015 to 2017, using the NAEP data released yesterday. I don’t see any way to call this strong movement toward excellence with equity. All the statistically significant changes move...
Prichard Statement on NAEP results

Prichard Statement on NAEP results

This Prichard Committee statement was released this afternoon. NAEP Results Signal Serious Concern About Declining Progress in Education Sense of Urgency Necessary to Return Kentucky to a Positive Path LEXINGTON, Ky. – The latest results from the National Assessment...