ERIC Number: ED438286
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Student Performance Results, 1997-1998. Texas Student Assessment Program. TAAS and End-of-Course Examinations. Statewide and Regional Results.
Texas Education Agency, Austin.
This report outlines student performance results from the Texas Assessment of Academic Skills (TAAS) for the 1997-1998 school year as well as results from the Spanish TAAS tests and the Biology I and Algebra I end-of-course examinations. Data represent test results for students not in special education. The chapters are: (1) "Executive Summary"; (2) "Assessment Program Overview"; (3) "TAAS Results by Grade Level: Spring 1998"; (4) "End-of-Course Examinations: Spring 1998"; (5) "Benchmark Testing: Spring 1998"; (6) "TAAS and End-of-Course Regional Results"; and (7) "A Study of the Correlation of Course Performance and TAAS Performance on the Grade 3 TAAS Reading Test." Thirty-nine result reports are included. Eleven appendixes contain supplemental information and summary reports. (SLD)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Achievement Tests, Algebra, Biology, Elementary Secondary Education, Exit Examinations, Reading Tests, Spanish, Tables (Data), Test Format, Test Results
Publications Distribution Office, P.O. Box 13817, Austin, TX 78711-3817 ($6; $5 nonprofit institutions). Tel: 512-463-9536; Web site: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/student assessment.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Texas Assessment of Academic Skills