TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – Test results show the pandemic caused historic learning setbacks for American children. National test results show just how much the pandemic has impacted them. Specifically, 4th and 8th graders.
According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, math scores saw their largest decreases ever. Reading scores dropped to levels last seen in 1992.
After-school programs and tutoring are often a critical part of helping kids raise their test scores and grades. Not everyone can afford to hire tutors but there are a number of organizations in our region that provide that help for free.