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FORMER ALBUQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT WINSTON BROOKS IS WALKING AWAY WITH A 350-THOUSAND DOLLAR PAYOUT.
Students who graduated from Deerfield High School in 2014 earned an ACT Composite score of 26.9, an increase over last year's composite score of 26.5. The Class of 2014 also posted increases from the 2013 scores in English, Reading, Science and Mathematics.
The Lee County School Board has scheduled a special meeting Tuesday to reconsider its controversial decision this week to opt out of all state-mandated testing.
Lake Washington School District students improved their average scores on state standardized tests in many grades in reading, writing, math and science.
In a continuation of the success that Geneva High School's students traditionally display on the ACT, Geneva's graduating class of 2014 achieved an average ACT composite score of 24.2, according to numbers released this week by ACT.
Sleep deprivation has become so prevalent around the nation that many think an extra hour or two of sleep will improve grades.
Canberra fares badly in a recent report putting us ahead of the national average when it comes to heart disease.
Advanced Placement U.S. History could become a new education battleground in Tennessee after a pair of Republican state senators alleged the course leaves out key founding fathers, principles of the Declaration of Independence and iconic American figures.
The Lee County school board voted on a decision Wednesday night that is a first of its kind in the state.
The Lee County Board of Education voted 3-2 to ditch state standardized testing, despite the objections of the superintendent.
A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Lee County opts out of Common Core With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Check out this story on wtsp.com: ... (more)
Starting in Spring 2015, Plymouth State University says they will no longer require applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores.
It's rarely easy to get a child out of bed, dressed, fed and off to school, especially when it's still dark outside.
There, the members learned how the students performed on the ACT Tests during the past school year.
Not only does a higher ACT score help a student have a better chance at getting into the college of his or her choice, a higher score indicates the student is more likely to be ready to take classes at that college.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 04:47 am
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