Standardized Testing Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. CalcuttaRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | The Telegraph

    If Manchester-based Rajdeep Mukherjee had been feeling guilty about not taking his 11-year-old daughter Tanishka to the Ariana Grande gig on Monday night, it was replaced by relief the morning... A spike in data theft, fraud and other cyber crimes in Sector V companies has prompted police to ask all BPO firms or call centres in the tech hub to furnish details about... Calcutta's power consumption today soared to a new high of 2,113MW in the CESC-serviced areas, matching the heat and humidity that caused the RealFeel temperature to hit a... A seminar on education organised by a business association today voiced fear about a possible state government initiative to determine fees in private schools.

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  2. MU names director of veterans affairs -Read the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | Independent Herald

    Marshall University's new director of military and veterans affairs may not have had a long career in the military, but he certainly knows the challenges military and veteran students and dependents face on campus. Jonathan McCormick proved he had brains and brawn at Poca High School in Poca, West Virginia.

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  3. Teachera s uplifting art project reminds students of their uniquenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | 1560 KNZR

    ... she explained. "The arts are a great way for our kids to express themselves and not have that stress of standardized testing." Bruggenschmidt commended Moyes for "putting the kids first and being so positive with them. We're just very blessed to ...

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  4. Premature triplets get college degrees before their high school diplomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | WBTV

    Two brothers and their sister are part of an amazing story that almost didn't happen. Koby, Kayla, and Keyshawn Brown were born 17 years ago at just 25 weeks.

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  5. Union slams Ducey veto of teacher evaluation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - The union representing Arizona teachers is slamming Gov. Doug Ducey for vetoing what they called a sensible change to the evaluation process for classroom instructors and principals. The bill Ducey vetoed lowered the percentage of a teacher's performance based on standardized test scores and excluded students who weren't in a teacher's class the entire year.

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  6. Three New Members Appointed to IRS Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Govt EntitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    The Internal Revenue Service has announced the appointment of three new members of the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities . ACT presents reports and recommendations to IRS leadership at a June 7 public meeting.

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  7. Researchers find dozens of genes associated with measures of intelligenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Ars Technica

    We don't know a lot about the biological basis of our mental abilities-we can't even consistently agree on how best to test them-but a few things seem clear. One is that performance on a number of standardized tests that purport to measure intelligence tends to correlate with outcomes we'd associate with intelligence, like educational achievement.

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  8. State Education Department Unveils Draft of Plan to Comply with Federal ESSA LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The New Hampshire Department of Education has unveiled a draft of its plan to comply with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act. The law rolls back some of the federal government's control over education policy, giving states the power to set their own goals.

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  9. Teacher's uplifting art project reminds students of their uniquenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... she explained. "The arts are a great way for our kids to express themselves and not have that stress of standardized testing." Bruggenschmidt commended Moyes for "putting the kids first and being so positive with them. We're just very blessed to ...

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  10. Roundabout 5/24/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Log Cabin Democrat

    On June 30, the Arch Ford Education Service Cooperative Early Childhood Program will destroy special education records of students who were transitioned and/or were dismissed from special education services in the program on or before June 30, 2011. This is in compliance with the Education Department General Administrative Regulations .

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  11. Facebook Is Building Its Own Neuroscience Center to Study MarketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | AdWeek

    ... by a third-party company, will have rooms set up like living rooms, while others are more like a standardized testing center or a conference room. "We know how much time people are spending on the platform, so this is really about how that time is ...

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  12. Setting a PrecedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Harvard Crimson

    When Harvard Law School's Class of 2017 receives their diplomas on Thursday, they'll leave a school far different than the one they entered three years ago. In just the last few years, the Law School has overhauled its admissions process, abandoned its long-standing school seal-which came under fire for its ties to a formerly slaveholding family-and continued to expand its non-traditional legal education offerings, like clinical programs.

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  13. PHOTOS: Bethlehem sends off class of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Kentucky Standard

    Graduates of Bethlehem High School applaud one of the speakers during the 105th commencement Sunday night at the J. Dan Talbott Amphitheater. All 62 students were accepted to college, and 97 percent are going to college this year.

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  14. Arizona Virtual Academy to Celebrate Class of 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Arizona Virtual Academy , an accredited, full-time online public school for students statewide, will hold an in-person graduation ceremony on Thursday, May 25 at 4 p.m. at Gilbert High School. The school's 140 graduating seniors come from diverse backgrounds, but all found AZVA to be the solution to reaching their academic goals.

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  15. Institute with Ohio State roots helps students prepare before the rigors of collegeRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | PressReleasePoint

    A statewide legal preparation program helped Ohio State University graduate Ronald Birchfield learn how to be a lawyer. His passion led him in a different direction, but the program set him up for success.

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  16. 7 uncomfortable facts about how IQ affects your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Americans like standardized tests. We evaluate kids at multiple parts of their academic careers, and high-stakes tests, like the SAT and ACT, are a rite of passage for entrance into college.

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  17. Wayne student honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Hastings Tribune

    Marta Pulfer, a 2017 Wayne High graduate, was among 17 graduating seniors from across Nebraska who were honored Monday by Gov. Pete Ricketts at a ceremony in Lincoln.

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  18. Digital Transformation Agency not consulted over troubled online NAPLAN testRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Age

    The Education Department has not consulted with the government's digital services agency after its online NAPLAN program succumbed to technical glitches this year. Digital Transformation Agency representatives told senators in an estimates hearing on Tuesday their agency had not been contacted about repairing the troubled project to shift student literacy and numeracy tests online after states and territories abandoned it in April.

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  19. Governor Ricketts Urging Top Students To Stay In StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Gov. Pete Ricketts is urging Nebraska's top student test-takers to stay in the state for college or return to build their careers. Ricketts on Monday recognized 16 high school seniors who achieved a top score of 36 on the ACT and one who scored a perfect 1600 on the SAT.

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  20. Chris Gregoire played football at King High School.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    "As a parent, you never imagine losing a child. You always think that your children are going to outlive you," Kenyatta Duckworth said.

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