TESTING http://wkar.org en New MEAP Cut Scores Paint Unattractive Picture of College Readiness http://wkar.org/post/new-meap-cut-scores-paint-unattractive-picture-college-readiness <p>Twenty-nine percent of eighth graders in Michigan are proficient in math. That’s according to new test results from the Michigan Educational Assessment Program – or MEAP.</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:35:49 +0000 Laura Weber 12571 at http://wkar.org New MEAP Cut Scores Paint Unattractive Picture of College Readiness LSD official confident students will meet higher test standards http://wkar.org/post/lsd-official-confident-students-will-meet-higher-test-standards <p>Soon, Michigan schoolkids will need to get more answers right on the state’s standardized tests like the MEAP and the Michigan Merit Exam. WKAR’s Mark Bashore spoke with Lansing Schools’ administrator Ericka Harris about the impact of the higher ‘cut scores’ in Lansing.</p> Fri, 16 Dec 2011 20:28:57 +0000 Mark Bashore 2951 at http://wkar.org LSD official confident students will meet higher test standards