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Author(s):Miller, M., and Ewell, P
Title:Measuring up on college-level learning
Short Description:Measures college-level learning outcomes on a state by state basis, providing useful information for policymakers and anyone else concerned with postsecondary learning outcomes.
Annotation:This response to Measuring Up 2000 and Measuring Up 2004 measures college-level learning outcomes on a state by state basis, providing useful information for policymakers and anyone else concerned with postsecondary learning outcomes.
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Accountability and Productivity (Postsecondary)
Preparation/College Readiness
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