score averages for the participating schools were as follows: math = 48 national percentile; language = 48 national percentile; and reading = 52 national percentile.
Crowell et al (1983) reported on the comprehension items contained in the CTBS
, MAT, SAT, CAT, GATES and ASAT.
Although Wellington (1994) did not find significant differences in favor of the CMC group in the first grade, Tarver and Jung; (1995) found that first grade students using CMC outperformed students using Math Their Way and cognitively guided instruction (CGI) on the CTBS
In 1989 to 1990, about half the students received CTBS
scores above 75th percentile, while one-tenth received scores below 26th percentile and were thus designated"at risk.
is ``effective, standardized, cheap and in three weeks will give us the information to drive instruction for the next seven months,'' Chan said.
is joining with Wexford Institute as a co-sponsor to enable handler/dog teams to pass the certification test and become Therapy Dogs, registered to work in health care facilities and schools.
They include: President--Diane Wilson, RN, CTBS
, Community Tissue Services, Dayton, OH; President-Elect--David Smith, MD, Community Tissue Services, Dayton, OH; Secretary--Kathy Pearson, CTBS
, LifeNet Health, Virginia Beach, VA; Treasurer--Mary Beth Fisk, CTBS
, South Texas Blood & Tissue Center, San Antonio, TX; Immediate Past President--Francis Hornicek, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; Members at Large--Glenn Greenleaf, CTBS
, LifeCell Corporation, Branchburg, NJ; and Penny Lange, CTBS
, LifeNet, Virginia Beach, VA.
WHAT was revealed by the Stanford 9 test was no different than what has been revealed for decades by the CTBS
test in Los Angeles and other similar tests across this state and nation year after year.
They include: Co-Chairs, Council of Accredited Tissue Banks - Thomas Sherman, CTBS
, LifeLine of Ohio, Columbus, and Bruce Zalneraitis, CTBS
, Life Alaska, Anchorage; Chair, Musculoskeletal Council - Michael Real, CTBS
, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, Edison, NJ; Chair, Physicians Council - Gregory Ray, MD, CryoLife, Inc.
Although 1996 CTBS
scores were poor, Stanford 9 results were worse.
is a standardized achievement test administered to students, grades 1-6, throughout the state in May of each year.
runs on a desktop or server PC (Windows 2K and XP) that would typically connect to the customer's local area network.