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Science proficiency and course taking in high school

Science proficiency and course taking in high school

the relationship of science course-taking patterns to increases in science proficiency between 8th and 12th grades

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center, National Center for Education Statistics in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Science -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Science -- Ability testing -- United States -- Statistics.

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    Other titlesRelationship of science course-taking patterns to increases in science proficiency between 8th and 12th grades
    StatementTimothy Madigan.
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesStatistical analysis report, Statistical analysis report (National Center for Education Statistics)
    ContributionsEducational Resources Information Center (U.S.), National Center for Education Statistics.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17122611M

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Table Percent of 8th Grade Students Science proficiency and course taking in high school book Science Proficiency Increased by One or More Levels between and by 8th Grade Science Proficiency Level, Semesters of Science Taken in High School, and Type of Science Course Proficiency level in Course-taking and Level Level curriculum Below 1 1 2 Total 63 55 46 Semesters of science – 50 35 27 4.

This report will ascertain the relationship between taking challenging science courses in high school and experiencing gains in science proficiency. In addition, the relationships among school and student characteristics, high school curriculum and changes in proficiency Author: Timothy Madigan (Bureau of The Census).

This analysis uses data on science achievement and transcript reports of science course taking patterns of students from the National Education Longitudinal Study of (NELS) to estimate the relationship between science course taking and the change in science proficiency levels between 8th and 12th grades.

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