ERIC Number: EJ636377
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Benchmarking to the World's Best in Mathematics: Quality Control in Curriculum and Instruction among the Top Performers in the TIMSS.
Phelps, Richard P.
Evaluation Review, v25 n4 p391-439 Aug 2001
Describes the education quality control systems for mathematics used by the nine countries that performed best on the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) test. Findings suggest that the more enforced quality control measured used in an education system, the better the students' academic achievement. (Author/SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study