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Indiana Agrees to $3M Settlement in School Test Hitch

Education Week - Wed, 08/06/2014 - 14:17
Indiana's state schools superintendent says she has reached a $3 million settlement with CTB/McGraw-Hill after disruptions to standardized tests last year.
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Recasting At-Risk Students as Leaders

Education Week - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 16:45
When at-risk students helped peers, a school changed for the better, Jason Towne writes.
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U.S. Reviews of Standards, Tests Enter New Phase

Education Week - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 16:41
As the Education Department prepares to release new guidance on its peer-review process for standards and assessments, educators and testmakers worry how their systems will be judged under the new criteria.
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A Healthy Child Is a Better Student

Education Week - Tue, 08/05/2014 - 15:20
Removing the eight "health barriers to learning" can make all the difference in the academic success of children living in poverty, Irwin Redlener argues.
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