How SAS® Is Used in Education
Featured Customer | Guilford County Schools, NC
Guilford County Schools in North Carolina is using SAS to measure teacher effectiveness, resulting in a much greater percentage of students passing state-mandated tests.
We've been able to show significant increases in the percentage of students who are passing the elementary reading, math and high school subject tests in 97% of our program schools. We've had increases of 47% in some schools for certain courses. We've also decreased teacher attrition from 36% to as low as 10.7%. Amy Holcombe Executive Director of Talent Development Guilford County Schools
Guilford County Schools Facts & Figures
schools with huge increases in students passing state-mandated tests
reduction in teacher attrition rate in some schools
increase in passing rate in some schools for certain courses