Education Standards

Experts spoke to reporters about the release of the Education Week report “Quality Counts 2006: A Decade of Standards-based… read more

Experts spoke to reporters about the release of the Education Week report “Quality Counts 2006: A Decade of Standards-based Education.” Using charts and graphs, Ms. Olson and Mr. Swanson talked about progress made in closing achievement gaps in math between white students and minorities, as well as gaps between poor and non-poor students. They discussed gains made in student achievement, but said that improvement had not progressed up to expectations. They also discussed why reading progress lagged behind that the national average for math. Following their presentation, they responded to questions and comments from the reporters. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Education Standards

73 Views
Program ID:
190571-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 4, 2006
Last Aired:
Jan 9, 2006

Airing Details

  • Jan 04, 2006 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2006 | 3:24am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 3:05pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2006 | 6:56pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 07, 2006 | 5:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 2006 | 4:46am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 09, 2006 | 2:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Purchase a DVD or Download

Education Standards

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:03:33
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Standard
    Length:
    01:03:33
    Price:
    $4.99
    Add to Cart
  • MP4 video - Low
    Request Download
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:03:33
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video

  • ggg

    • 52 seconds
    • 23 views
  • Gabu

    • 1 minute
    • 8 views