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Test Scores Show Six-Year Setback for California Students

By Darriya Starr, Emmanuel Prunty, Joseph Herrera, Iwunze Ugo

Dec 14, 2022 ... Recently released standardized test scores show sharp declines in proficiency among the state's fourth graders—reversing nearly six years of ...


The Impact of COVID-19 on Science Education

By Niu Gao, Kathy DiRanna, Maria T. Chang Fay

... and 32 percent set student performance goals on standardized tests. →; California can take steps to support equitable investments in science education.


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

Because the tests that students take vary, researchers often use standardized scores to compute the impact, based on standard deviation units.

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The Pandemic’s Effects on Higher Education

By Hans Johnson, Kevin Cook, Marisol Cuellar Mejia, Jacob Jackson

Mar 15, 2022 ... ... at most CSU campuses—the elimination of standardized testing likely played a role in increasing and diversifying the pool of applicants.

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What’s Next for Higher Education?

By Hans Johnson, Kevin Cook, Lande Ajose

Jan 13, 2022 ... The elimination of standardized testing could lead to more students seeking to attend the state's universities. In addition to opening up ...

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College Admissions in an Era of Uncertainty

By Niu Gao, Hans Johnson

Jan 5, 2022 ... In addition, UC eliminated the use of standardized tests such as the SAT and ACT for admission decisions, and expanded the number of courses ...


Dual Enrollment in California

By Olga Rodriguez, Niu Gao

In most programs, students have access to standard tutoring and support services ... it does not require the passage of a standardized test (see text box).