How Mississippi made some of the biggest leaps in national test scores

Editor’s note: This story led off this week’s Mississippi Learning newsletter, which is delivered free to subscribers’ inboxes with trends and top stories about education in Mississippi. Subscribe today! The wake-up call came in 2007. That’s when Mississippi’s leaders realized the tests the state’s students took to measure proficiency were too easy compared to national exams. … Continue reading How Mississippi made some of the biggest leaps in national test scores