ERIC Number: ED445348
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Report of Student Performance in Writing, 1999-2000: Grades 4, 7, and 10. North Carolina Testing Program.
North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Instructional Services.
This 1999-2000 report of student performance in writing provides information on student performance on the North Carolina Writing Assessment at Grades 4, 7, and 10. Noting that the annual writing assessment, a component of the North Carolina Testing Program, is also a component of the ABCs Accountability Program at Grades 4 and 7 and at Grade 10 in the Index Model and the Performance Composite of the ABCs, the report states that this inclusion in the ABCs ensures that writing as a basic skill is emphasized in every classroom. The report provides information about the level of student performance in the area of writing based on results from the annual on-demand writing sample. The report was generated using aggregate student data from North Carolina public schools, including charter schools. The report is divided into Part I, North Carolina Writing Assessment, Grades 4 and 7, and Part II, North Carolina Test of English II, Grade 10. Extensive lists of tables and figures are included. Appendixes are: Student Report Form, Grade 4; Student Report Form, Grade 7; and List of Charter Schools. (NKA)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Grade 10, Grade 4, Grade 7, Student Evaluation, Writing Achievement, Writing Evaluation
NC Department of Public Instruction, Office of Instructional and Accountability Services, Division of Accountability Services/Testing Section, Raleigh, NC 27601-2825. Web site: http://www.NCPublicSchools.org.
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina State Dept. of Public Instruction, Raleigh. Instructional Services.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina