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Answer Sheet: Millions of kids take standardized tests simply to help testing companies make better tests. (Really.)

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Analysis
Millions of kids take standardized tests simply to help testing companies make better tests. (Really.)
School systems and testing companies say field tests are a vital part of writing new and valid exams and that including students is necessary, while critics have questioned their usefulness.
Perspective
Some worried that ‘13 Reasons Why’ could lead to rise in youth suicides. A new study suggests it did.
What schools, parents and others should do to help stem the teen mental-health crisis.
 
 
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Analysis
Teachers quit in Florida, citing ‘toxic’ conditions and a ‘testing nightmare’
The words of two teachers who have resigned help explain what is driving some of their compatriots to leave as well.
 
Analysis
U.S. News makes major changes to high school rankings. How it dramatically changes the results.
It is an effort to be comprehensive, the magazine says.
 
 
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Florida school district stops valedictorian from giving graduation speech. Then, it apologized.
Here are the three things she was asked to take out of the speech, which focused on perseverance and immigration.
 
 

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