Trend in NAEP reading performance-level results for 17-year-old students
- Eighty percent of 17-year-olds in 2008 were able to interrelate ideas and make generalizations as described in performance level 250.
- There was no significant difference in the performance of 17-year-olds in 2008 compared to either 2004 or 1971.
* Significantly different (p < .05) from 2008.
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SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), various years, 1971–2008 Long-Term Trend Reading Assessments.
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