Education Working Paper No. 6  September 2004


The Teachability Index: Can Disadvantaged Students Learn?

Table 10: The School Performance Index for 2001

Alabama

87%

Montana

112%

Alaska

99%

Nebraska

103%

Arizona

100%

Nevada

93%

Arkansas

98%

New Hampshire

95%

California

88%

New Jersey

104%

Colorado

111%

New Mexico

93%

Connecticut

101%

New York

107%

Delaware

101%

North Carolina

109%

District of Columbia

64%

North Dakota

92%

Florida

98%

Ohio

107%

Georgia

98%

Oklahoma

105%

Hawaii

83%

Oregon

105%

Idaho

103%

Pennsylvania

102%

Illinois

106%

Rhode Island

97%

Indiana

107%

South Carolina

102%

Iowa

102%

South Dakota

103%

Kansas

110%

Tennessee

95%

Kentucky

102%

Texas

110%

Louisiana

93%

Utah

98%

Maine

88%

Vermont

99%

Maryland

100%

Virginia

109%

Massachusetts

106%

Washington

106%

Michigan

102%

West Virginia

91%

Minnesota

106%

Wisconsin

108%

Mississippi

84%

Wyoming

105%

Missouri

108%

 

 

Note: The School Performance Index gives studentsí academic achievement as a percentage of the achievement level predicted by their teachability.

Figure 10: Ranking of States by School Performance Index in 2001

Note: The School Performance Index gives students' academic achievement as a percentage of the achievement level predicted by their teachability.

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