Standardized Testing Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Meet Jeremy Shuler, 12-Year-Old Cornell FreshmanRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | US News & World Report

    He's starting at Cornell University next week. He, like many other incoming freshmen, is pretty smart, using those brains to major in applied and engineering physics and minoring in mathematics.

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  2. DeKalb School of the Arts, Chamblee ...Read the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Cross Roads News

    The DeKalb School of the Arts and Chamblee Charter High are ranked among the best high schools in America in Newsweek's annual list. The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for college.

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  3. Off the Shelf: Summer reading gives way to student supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Hawk Eye

    A coworker referred to the summer reading program as being like Christmas. We spend months anticipating and planning for it, and then it seems over in a flash.

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  4. 160yo dead tree moves to new 'artificial forest' in CanberraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | ABC News

    In a delicate operation, an eight-tonne dead yellow box tree has been given a new home on the other side of Canberra. As part of this work, Australian National University scientists will assess the effectiveness of creating artificial habitats - using dead trees and other materials like telegraph poles.

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  5. Online NAPLAN organisers aim to avoid census-style debacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | ABC News

    Testing is underway across the country to ensure next year's online NAPLAN exams do not suffer similar issues to the census. Schools across the country may next year be given the option of conducting NAPLAN testing online, rather than with pencils and paper.

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  6. 160 year old Canberra tree to be resurrected as home for native animals at Molonglo RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. But this yellow box gum , which has stood for decades longer than the Amaroo houses built around it, will be resurrected as a habitat for native birds, bats and other animals at Barrer Hill at the new reserve being created on the banks of the Molonglo River.

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  7. Dan Feather Memorial Race Set For Sept. 4Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The 2016 Daniel Feather Memorial 5-K race and fitness walk, presented by Chautauqua Striders, will be held on Sunday, Sept.

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  8. Purchase Real/Fake Passports,IDs,Drivers Licenses,IELTS/TOEFL etcRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | CoffeeGeek.com

    We deal and specialize in the production of registered TOEFL, IELTS, ESOL, CELTA/DELTA & other English Language Certificates.

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  9. As anti-testing movement gains steam, School District says opting out not an optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | St. Augustine Record

    An anti-testing movement has gained national momentum throughout schools in recent months, but opting out of state-mandated tests won't be an option without consequence for students in St. Johns County. The school district's new student progression plan provides detailed clarification for parents of third-grade students who are considering withholding their child from the reading portion of the Florida Standard Assessments.

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  10. Math achievement rises, English flat on new Mississippi testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | White Lake Beacon

    Mississippi students fared roughly the same or slightly better in the first year of a new standardized test than on the previous test, according to results released Thursday by the Mississippi Department of Education. "We saw that students either sustained in performance or improved from 2014-15 to 2015-16," said state Superintendent Carey Wright.

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  11. A look at the Class of 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Cavalier Daily

    After a record-setting number of applications, 3,706 first-year students will be welcomed to Grounds this fall as part of the Class of 2020. The Class of 2020 is slightly more diverse than in years past, which is consistent with a five-year trend in increasing diversity, Dean of Admissions Gregory Roberts said.

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  12. State, School Boards Look To Move Testing CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | CBS Local

    ... policies should be decided by a federal court, a new twist in an evolving legal fight over Florida's standardized testing system. The Florida Department of Education and six school districts facing a lawsuit before Leon County Circuit Judge Karen ...

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  13. Tests show gains but about half of students still below grade levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: About half of the 234,000 elementary and middle school students tested during the last school year were not at grade level in reading or math, state education officials announced Thursday. In math, 44 percent of students tested last spring were at grade level compared to 40.1 percent in spring 2015.

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  14. Greens tilt for top job, places at Shire tableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Narooma News

    GREEN TEAM: The Eurobodalla Greens will contest the September 10 local government election. Margaret Perger, Pat McGinlay, Laura Hawkins, and Will Douglas.

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  15. Livingston Parish officials assess damage to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ALONE THE CLASSROOM. HEATH: THE FLOODWATERS IN LIVINGSTON HAVE HARDLY RECEDED. IN FACT, THEY HAVEN'T IN SOME AREAS.

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  16. State Calls Late Standardized Test Scores Breach of ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | CBS Local

    For the second year Nevada is having issues with the online standardized tests taken by public school students and the state attorney general's office is calling it a breach of contract. Last year Data Recognition Corporation accepted a $51.5 million dollar contract to develop, administer, score and report the standardized tests used in Nevada, but now 200,000 students are without their individual scores.

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  17. Nevada Has More Issues With Online Public School TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    For the second year Nevada is having issues with the online standardized tests taken by public school students and the state attorney general's office is calling it a breach of contract. Last year Data Recognition Corporation accepted a $51.5 million dollar contract to develop, administer, score and report the standardized tests used in Nevada, but now 200,000 students are without their individual scores.

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  18. Jump in Applicants Who Take the GMAT RepeatedlyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | The GMAT Club Journal

    From tax-deductible MBA education to explaining the rise in applicants who take the GMAT more than once-Catch all the trending stories for future business leaders. In this space, we've long counseled aspiring MBAs to think not just about what they want to do after they graduate from business school, but also about how to finance that journey.

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  19. Foster child makes her voice heardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | WXYZ

    Princess Harmon is a 22-year-old Communications graduate of Michigan State University. And this proud Spartan is dreaming of opportunities ahead.

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  20. AIA's Slemmer on love of Friday Night LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Arizona Republic

    ... View High on Nov. 20, 2015. "Think about this: Friday Night Football may be the longest running standardized testing program with the most agreed upon common core curriculum in the history of secondary education. High school football has been played ...

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