The United States Department of Education is today releasing the results of a study of 2011 scores from the National Assessment of Education Progress exam. Summarized by the department's National Center of Education Statistics, the study shows both good news for students across the United States, but also where our students stack up to peers around the world.
Massachusetts took the top ranking of results within the US but not overall, coming in behind some other nations. In an era of global competitiveness, it is notable to see both gains that have been had, and benchmarks still to reach.
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