Pandemic postpones national math, reading tests until 2022


Of national reading and math tests. The National Center for Education Statistics says the tests are being postponed from next year until 2022 This is due to concerns about whether testing would be feasible or produce valid results during the pandemic. The tests are taken by thousands of 4th and 8th grade students and are used for the nation's report card. But remote learning and health protocols have added complications and costs. Leaders of the National Assessment Governing Board say scheduling the test for 2022 will provide valuable and valid data about student achievement in the wake of covert 19. I'm Mike Camp in

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