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Some state school board members are concerned by results of a survey that indicated poorer results for districts that administered state tests online instead of on paper.

PARCC Opt Out Movement Causes State To Change Report Card Information

Feb 17, 2016

Last year, frustrated parents spurred a movement by pulling their kids out of the annual standardized tests. That movement has prompted state education officials to release more information with this year’s school report cards. 

Big Change Coming for Next Year’s Round of PARCC Tests

May 22, 2015
Test answer sheet
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A consortium of state education leaders have voted to make a big change to the standardized test known as the PARCC. Statehouse correspondent Andy Chow reports.