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Brown Signs Bill Ending Current Standardized Tests

A bill ending the standardized tests that California public school students have taken in reading, math and social science since 1999 received Gov. Jerry Brown’s signature on Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Calif. Seeks To Shelve Current Standardized Tests

California education officials proposed Wednesday to immediately do away with the standardized reading, math and social science tests used to measure student learning and school performance since the late 1990s.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/04/2013

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Parents React After Burbank Elementary School Teacher Is Accused Of Improperly Helping With Standardized Tests

Parents reacted Monday after a Burbank elementary school teacher was accused of assisting students with state standardized tests.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2013

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Burbank Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Improperly Helping Students With Standardized Tests

An elementary school teacher in Burbank stands accused of improperly prepping students for state standardized tests.

04/21/2013

Clarification: Two LA Schools Accused Of Cheating On Standardized Tests

We need to clarify something from a story we reported earlier this week about allegations of cheating at two local schools.

09/09/2011

LA Charter School Organization Founder Fired

The founder of a Los Angeles charter school organization that was ensnared in a cheating scandal has been fired.

03/05/2011