Civic Report
No. 33 February 2003


Testing High Stakes Tests: Can We Believe the Results of Accountability Tests?

Table 10
Fountain Fort Carson, CO

Level Score Correlations

Gain Score Correlations

Elementary Reading, 1999

-0.12

Elementary Average Reading, 20001999

0.15

Elementary Math, 1999

0.25

 

 

Elementary Reading, 2000

0.35

 

 

Average

0.35

 

 

High Stakes: Colorado Student Assessment Program
Low Stakes: Iowa Test of Basic Skills

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