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Final Exams

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Concern Or Praise For STAAR Passing Rates Results?

Results from end of course standardized tests show Texas students faring best in the areas of math and science, but falling considerably short in English and on the writing exam.

CBSDFW.COM–06/11/2013

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Leaders Fight To Keep STAAR System Intact

With an estimated 42-percent of new Texas community college students needing remediation, state business leaders are renewing their defense to keep the STAAR accountability system intact.

CBSDFW.COM–11/01/2012

A student writes during a school lesson on September 4, 2003. (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Frisco Schools Ditching Final Exams

Frisco ISD announced Wednesday that it would dispense with finals for its more than 37,000 students — especially at its four high schools.

05/19/2011