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Computerized Tests Pose Challenges For Mo. Schools

Missouri school districts say they are facing challenges while students transition from taking state tests on computers instead of with No. 2 pencils and bubble sheets.


During the Joplin High School Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2012 at the Missouri Southern State University Leggett & Platt Athletic Center on Monday, May 21, 2012, in Joplin, Missouri. President Barack Obama spoke at the event in commemoration of the one year anniversary of the city being struck by an EF-5 tornado.{Photo by SHANE KEYSER | Kansas City Star).

Joplin Test Scores Mixed, Tornado Partly Blamed

Joplin’s results on the Missouri Assessment Program tests taken last year showed the district’s students dropped in 11 categories.



House Approves English Only Driving Tests

Lawmakers gave first-round approval to English-only driving tests in Missouri.


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Mo. House OKs drug tests for welfare recipients

Welfare applicants would need to pass drug tests under proposal before Mo. House.


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