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Tennessee State Board of Education Congratulates Teacher and School Leaders on Incredible NAEP Gains

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 | 3:18pm

Dr. Sara Heyburn, executive director of the State Board of Education, today congratulated the state's teachers, principals, students, parents, and other educators for the extraordinary gains that Tennessee has achieved over the past four years in student achievement, as measured by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), which compares student performance of all 50 states and the District of Columbia in math and reading in the 4th and 8th grades.

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