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Upgrading High School Math Requirements

By Niu Gao

Feb 13, 2017 ... Math graduation requirements can affect students' participation in advanced math courses (e.g., algebra II), which in turn has an impact on ...

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Exploring Math Pathways under Common Core

By Niu Gao

May 6, 2019 ... Common Core State Standards allow school districts to follow a traditional or integrated math pathway, and there are significant differences ...


Does Diagnostic Math Testing Improve Student Learning?

By Julian Betts, Andrew C. Zau, Youjin Hahn

Available to all math teachers in the state, the Mathematics Diagnostic Testing Project (MDTP) offers course-specific assessments that give teachers timely ...

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Trends in Math Reforms at Community Colleges

By Bonnie Brooks

Jun 28, 2018 ... In the 2017–18 school year, 83% of community colleges offered new developmental math courses in addition to or in place of traditional courses.


Math Placement in California’s Public Schools

By Niu Gao, Sara Adan

Amid such equity concerns, the California Mathematics Placement Act (SB 359) is intended to create a fair, transparent, and objective math placement process.

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Are K–12 Students Keeping Pace in Math?

By Paul Warren, Julien Lafortune

Oct 12, 2018 ... In the figure below, we show the growth in math test scores from grade to grade—that is, we can see how last year's third graders performed in ...