Mississippi: Taking Stock and Pushing Forward

Publication June 201436 pages(14E01) MS

Taking Stock and Pushing Forward (2014) reports states’ progress toward the Challenge to Lead 2020 Goals for Education. State-specific documents report on student achievement as well as essential state policies to improve it. Among the many metrics: how states are improving achievement on NAEP, high school graduation rates, and access to postsecondary education for black and Hispanic students.