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STAAR Testing Problematic

STAAR Testing Problematic

Riley Sims, Reporter

November 3, 2016

Filed under Column, Opinion, Showcase

If you have attended a school in Texas, you know what the STAAR test is. The STAAR test has been given to students since spring of 2012, when it replaced the TAKS test. The test is supposed to be a way to show a student’s progress, but many argue that it is actually a tool to determine if  studen...