Most U.S. mathematics and English language arts teachers support the use of state standards in instruction. However, the majority of them do not support the use of state tests to measure mastery of the standards.
Oct 4, 2017
Elementary education comprises the period from when a student enters school, generally around the age of 5 or 6, until the student moves on to middle or secondary school, around the age of 12 or 13. RAND research in the area includes school reform, the role and effectiveness of teachers and school administration, and the increasing use of private-sector school management.