The Nation's Report Card was just posted, educational trends continue to drop. Slipping scores were seen in reading (at all parent educational levels) and the gender gap in reading (boys lower) hasn't budged.
Regional variations were also examined, and Midwestern students topped the rest of the nation for reading and math.
The Nation's Report Card
U.S. Students Learning Less
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