US Educational Terms Glossary (Garland Green)

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North Center Mathematics and Science Consortium


North Central Regional Educational Laboratory


North Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium


National Council of Teachers of English


National Council of Teachers of Mathematics


National Education Association

New Math

The teaching of highly abstract and conceptual math which was popular during the early 1960s.


National Governors Association

Norm-referenced Assessment

  • An assessment designed to discover how an individual student s performance or test result compares to that of an appropriate peer group. (Compare to criterion-referenced assessment.)

  • An assessment in which an individual or group's performance is compared with a larger group. Usually the larger group is representative of a cross-section of all US students. (Ed Source)


National Staff Development Council

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