New Zealand to study cause for decline in older students' grades

06/12/2013 | New Zealand Herald, The

New Zealand's Education Minister Hekia Parata has asked an advisory panel to offer advice on how to stop a decline in the achievement of older students after recent scores showed a drop-off in years 5 through 8. Educators, however, say they believe the data is not cause for alarm but rather exposes flaws with the National Standards.

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