ERIC Number: EJ643984
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Greater Expectations: Learning from other Nations in the Quest for "World-Class Standards" in US School Mathematics and Science.
Valverde, Gilbert A.; Schmidt, William H.
Journal of Curriculum Studies, v32 n5 p651-87 Sep-Oct 2000
Explores expectations regarding about student performance in educational systems of high-achieving countries using data from the United States and 21 other high-achieving countries that participated in the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS). Demonstrates that levels of standards relate to levels of student attainment in science and mathematics. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study