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A Test of Fate

OKLAHOMA CITY- In the wake of the Teacher Rally for Education Funding, many bills are making the headlines. One such bill is Rep. Curtis McDaniel’s proposed House Bill 2734 which would remove the requirements placed on the students in third grade as well as high school seniors to pass certain exams in order to advance.
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Standardized Test

Brittnie Roe
 
Oklahoma City
 
Are standardized tests getting easier?
 
We all went through them in schools, but now it seems that schools are taking a nnew approach to taking these tests.
 
 
Marionette Gibson, a 4th grade teacher at Tinker Elementary, says that the school is going to provide a balanced breakfast to all students, take more breaks during the test, [...]

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Tweet via @DonBetz: Four-way talks end with agreement on calming Ukrai…

Four-way talks end with agreement on calming Ukraine tensions – FT.com on.ft.com/1j7Tnlu via @FT

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Tweet via @DonBetz: BBC News – Ukraine crisis: Russia vows troops will…

BBC News – Ukraine crisis: Russia vows troops will stay bbc.com/news/world-eur…

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Test Banks, Research, and Tablets

One of the text reps wanted me to review a test bank for a book that she wants me to adopt.  On one hand, this would be the perfect opportunity for a tablet.  That is, it is a somewhat passive engagement (reading rather than writing) but then I realized…  Unless I am on a Windows [...]

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