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Detroit Free Press - Online

Nov 4, 12:00 AM

Tougher school test standards worsen past results

A new look at old test results is providing a sobering glimpse into just how poorly Michigan students have done on past state exams, with just a little more than a third of kids in Grades 3-7 earning passing marks if tough new standards had been in place during the last school year. Older students would have fared worse. Just about a quarter of students in Grades 8 and 11 would have passed.

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