Comments for: Maine student scores lag

Posted July 20, 2012, at 2:21 p.m.
Last modified July 22, 2012, at 5:58 a.m.

Critics may quibble about the details, but Gov. Paul LePage’s characterization of a recent Harvard study is correct: Maine’s investment in educational improvement is paying “pathetic” returns. A close reading of the study, “ Achievement Growth: International and U.S. State Trends in Student Performance,” shows the governor isn’t exaggerating. What …

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