Two Thumbs Up for VA Students!!!
In a recent US Dept of Education report entitled, Achievement Gaps: How Black and White Students in Public Schools Perform in Mathematics and Reading on the National Assessment of Education Progress, Virginia was recognized for it’s accomplishments in closing the achievement gap.
The press release on the VA DOE web site quotes State Superintendent Patricia Wright as stating, “Closing these gaps will require the continued commitment of educators, parents and community leaders to high standards and accountability. The progress cited in today’s report provides encouragement that we can eliminate historic disparities even as we seek to raise the achievement of all students.”
Two Thumbs up for Virginia students!!!