ERIC Number: ED483525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul
Released Test Items: Sample Student Work Illustrating GEE 21 Achievement Levels, Grade 10 Mathematics
Louisiana State Department of Education
Graduate Exit Examination for the 21st Century (GEE 21) is an integral part of the Louisiana school and district accountability system passed by the state legislature and signed into law in 1997. The primary purposes of the accountability system are to raise expectations for achievement for all Louisiana public school students and to improve public education in the state. This document is part of a series of materials meant to promote understanding of knowledge and skills students must have and the kinds of work they must produce to be successful on the GEE 21.
Descriptors: Accountability, Academic Achievement, Grade 10, State Standards, Test Items, Public Education, Exit Examinations, Mathematics, Mathematics Skills, Educational Improvement
Louisiana Department of Education, Office of Student and School Performance, Division of Student Standards and Assessments, P.O. Box 94064, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9064. Web site: http://www.lousisanaschools.net.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 10
Authoring Institution: Louisiana State Dept. of Education, Baton Rouge.