OPINION: Four ways that Mississippi is teaching more children to read well
The Hechinger Report
NOVEMBER 20, 2019
Mississippi’s gains came as students in many states did worse in 2019 than they did in 2017 on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) — to the disappointment of leaders, educators and parents across the United States. Mississippi continued its upswing in 2019, as the state‘s fourth-graders met the national average in reading and exceeded it slightly in math. Mississippi is delivering, and its students are the beneficiaries.