A fairly remarkable piece of journalism by the AJC, which analyzed test results for 69,000 public schools and found “high concentrations of suspect math or reading scores in school systems from coast to coast.”
Suspicious test scores in roughly 200 school districts resemble those that entangled Atlanta in the biggest cheating scandal in American history, an investigation by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution shows. …
“These findings are concerning,” U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said in an emailed statement after being briefed on the AJC’s analysis.
- Cheating our children: Suspicious school test scores across the nation (ajc.com)
- Cheating our children: The story behind the story (ajc.com)
- Cheating our children: The journey from cheating in Atlanta schools to suspicious test scores nationwide (ajc.com)
- Cheating our children: The AJC’s methodology behind suspicious school test scores (ajc.com)