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NAEP - Expanded Population Estimate TUDA Grade 8 Reading

Comparison of change in average reading scores from 2005 to 2007 in the official NAEP reported sample and the full population estimates, grade 8: By District
State/jurisdiction Reported estimate Full population estimates (FPE) Difference (reported
minus FPE)
Atlanta1 5.5 * 2.9   2.6
Austin 0.3 1.7 -1.4
Boston 0.7 0.2 0.5
Charlotte 0.2 -0.8 0.9
Chicago 0.4 -0.7 1.1
Cleveland1 6.7 * 2.2 4.4
District of Columbia1 2.6 * -0.9 3.5
Houston1 3.7 * 1.6 2.1
Los Angeles 0.9 0.9 -0.1
New York City -1.9 -1.8 -0.1
San Diego -3.4 -1.5 -1.9
* Statistically significant change.
1 The significance of the trend results from the officially reported sample for this jurisdiction would be different under the scenario.
NOTE: Differences are calculated using unrounded numbers.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), 2005 and 2007 Trial Urban District Reading Assessments.

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Last updated 06 November 2007 (RF)

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