STAR test scores raise questions, but don't prove cheating

May 17, 2013 Full story: Inside Bay Area

Two school districts in the South Bay and East Bay showed dramatic swings in standardized test scores in recent years, similar to the fluctuations in the troubled Atlanta Public Schools, where 35 educators have been charged in a cheating scandal.

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Pittsburg, CA

#1 May 18, 2013
the fact these baboons can even spell their own name is beyond belief and screams "CHEATER HERE"

San Jose, CA

#2 May 23, 2013
as a hard working teacher in the district who has been a part of multiple professional learning communities focused on improving our effectiveness in instruction throughout our district, i'm so offended to read this. what- our students could never achieve? our teachers could never improve? unbelievable! because we have done a better job at bringing out the abilities and confidence in our students, we are being called cheaters????!!! to me, this screams: racism and classism at it's best!

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