ayp http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Fewer Wyoming schools meet Adequate Yearly Progress http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/fewer-wyoming-schools-meet-adequate-yearly-progress <p>The results of Adequate Yearly Progress for the last school year have been released and fewer schools met the required standard.&nbsp;</p><p>A-Y-P is a federal measure of achievement that's determined through A-C-T data and the Wyoming Proficiency Assessment.&nbsp; Schools that score poorly on A-Y-P can lose the ability to decide how they spend federal funds.&nbsp;</p><p>David Holbrook of the Wyoming Department of Education says that those interested in how their schools fared can look at the Department’s website.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 00:47:18 +0000 Bob Beck 48374 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Fewer Wyoming schools meet Adequate Yearly Progress Wyoming education officials confident that students are improving http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-education-officials-confident-students-are-improving <p>Under No Child Left Behind benchmarks, 14 Wyoming School Districts and 180 schools failed to make what is called Adequate Yearly Progress.&nbsp; That is a large increase from last year, but Wyoming’s Department of Education says that does not necessarily mean there is cause for alarm.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Sep 2012 11:57:34 +0000 Bob Beck 30341 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming education officials confident that students are improving