ALL that NAEP progress?

We hear a lot about all the progress that has been made since the Kentucky Education Reform Act of 1990 was enacted. Except, the problem is that worthwhile tests like the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) don’t support those claims of substantial progress. The graph below shows the earliest available and most recently available…

NAEP nonsense begins – Part 1

I knew the education crowd in Kentucky and elsewhere would not take long to jump on statistically insignificant score increases on the new National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) math and reading results to puff up unsupportable claims of progress. My first example out of the gate is the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) news…