National Assessment of Education Progress http://wkms.org en Kentucky Education Ranks 5th in Harvard Report http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-education-ranks-5th-harvard-report <p>Kentucky&rsquo;s improvement in student assessments of reading, math and science in the past 20 years has placed the Commonwealth in a tie for fifth place in a new Harvard University report.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 13:21:40 +0000 Associated Press 19445 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Education Ranks 5th in Harvard Report Tennessee Students Make Slight Gains in Science http://wkms.org/post/tennessee-students-make-slight-gains-science <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px; background-color: rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.917969); ">The Nation&#39;s Report Card shows Tennessee students making slight gains in science.&nbsp; State education officials say the latest results from the National Assessment of Education Progress show nearly 31 percent of students scoring at or above average in science, compared to 28 percent two years before.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 15 May 2012 14:17:08 +0000 Associated Press 17977 at http://wkms.org Tennessee Students Make Slight Gains in Science