ERIC Number: EJ537575
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Many Visions, Many Aims, One Test.
Bracey, Gerald W.
Phi Delta Kappan, v78 n5 p411-12 Jan 1997
According to newly released Third International Mathematics and Science Study data, American children may score low on international comparisons because teachers are trying to teach them too many topics. Surprisingly, Florida's minimum competency testing program has not increased low-achievers' dropout rate. A recent "American Demographics" article shows 40% of adults engaged in formal educational activities. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Florida
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study