Writing Report Card: Boys Aren't Improving Overall, eighth-graders and high school seniors are marginally better writers than they were five years ago according to a new report. The news for minorities and boys isn't so good.
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Writing Report Card: Boys Aren't Improving

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Writing Report Card: Boys Aren't Improving

Writing Report Card: Boys Aren't Improving

Writing Report Card: Boys Aren't Improving

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The results are in. U.S. eighth graders and high school seniors are marginally better writers than they were five years ago. But the news for minorities and boys isn't so good. Madeleine Brand talks to Amanda Avallone, member of the board responsible for the Nation's Report Card.