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Chicago Public Schools Fri Mar 07 2014

Chicago Teachers, Parents Say No to Over-Testing

Standardized achievement tests are underway in Illinois. Hundreds of thousands of students across the state began taking the exams in math and science on Tuesday. But in Chicago, some students, parents and teachers are boycotting the final year of the Illinois Standardized Achievement Test.

 

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