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News - November 30, 2012

Schools prep for new standards

Out with the STAR test, in with new metrics when national standards take effect in 2014

by Chris Kenrick

California schools will revamp their standardized tests in 2014, replacing the California Standards Test (STAR) with a new exam to assess students under the soon-to-be implemented "Common Core State Standards."

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Staff Writer Chris Kenrick can be emailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.

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