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Montgomery School Officials Ask for Delay in Using New State Tests for Graduation


10/9/14 | Washington Post

Students in Maryland will need to pass a new, more rigorous test to graduate from high school. Experts debate whether states should offer different diplomas to students who pass the test at a college-ready level.

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Why Increasing Content is Tough in Montgomery County Public Schools


10/20/14 | Washington Post

A high-achieving school district gives a complicated answer to a parent who wonders why his first grader is not learning much science and social studies content.




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