Test Scores

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Common Core Results Trickle In But Results Fall Short Of Initial Goals

Results for some of the states that participated in Common Core-aligned testing for the first time this spring are out, with overall scores higher than expected though still below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.


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Judge Says District Must Consider Student Scores In Teacher Evaluations

A judge has ruled that the L.A. Unified School District must comply with state law requiring that student performance, including test scores, be considered when teachers and principals are given job evaluations.


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LA County Students Scoring Higher On Standardized Tests

Students in Los Angeles County continue to show improvement on standardized tests, according to results released Monday by the state Department of Education.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/15/2011

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Los Angeles School Scores Rise In Statewide Testing

State test scores are up for children in the nation’s second-largest school district despite drastic budget cuts and teacher layoffs in the Los Angeles Unified School District.