Bill seeks to raise bar for passing third-grade reading test

February 19, 2016 in Education

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — More Mississippi third-graders could be in danger of flunking for low reading skills if a bill passed by a House committee Tuesday becomes law. House Bill […]

Vote set to name passing score for third-grade reading test

May 7, 2015 in Education

By JEFF AMY Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – The state Board of Education is scheduled to meet Thursday to vote on the reading test score third graders will be […]