Nation’s report card, Georgia test scores low

7:04 am Oct. 28, 2015

Reading and math scores decreased slightly in Georgia and remain mostly below U.S. averages, with students struggling to improve understanding of the core subjects, according to 2015 data from the National Assessment of Educational Progress.

Frequently referred to as the “nation’s report card,” NAEP tests a representative sample of fourth- and eighth-graders across the country every other year. In Georgia, fourth-graders scored four points lower in math than they