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3 Ex-Educators In Atlanta Cheating Case To Be Resentenced

A judge is set to resentence the three former Atlanta public school educators who received the harshest prison terms of the 11 convicted in a conspiracy to inflate student scores on standardized tests.

04/30/2015

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Closing Arguments Begin In Atlanta Test Cheating Trial

Closing arguments were beginning Monday in the trial of a dozen former Atlanta Public Schools educators accused of participating in a test cheating conspiracy that drew nationwide attention.

03/16/2015

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Doctor Claims That Dogs Understand What Humans Say To Them

Dr. Greg Berns of Emory University wants to prove that a dog really does understand what its owner is saying to them.

07/22/2014

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Georgia Chooses Company To Write Standardized Test

Georgia will pay more than $107 million for the development of a new statewide standardized test, replacing the CRCT and EOCT exams taken by elementary and high school students.

06/04/2014

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Ga. Faces Tight Deadline For New Student Tests

Six months after Georgia withdrew from a group of states developing standardized tests aligned with the Common Core standards, state education officials say they are hoping to start the process soon of selecting a company to create the tests.

01/18/2014

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Ex-Administrator Enters Plea In Test Cheating Case

A former middle school administrator is the latest person to plead guilty to charges related to a test cheating scandal in Atlanta Public Schools.

12/18/2013

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Newspaper: Standardized Test Problems Are Common

Miscalculated scores, flawed questions and other errors on standardized tests have become near commonplace in public schools across the country, according to a new investigation by The Atlanta-Journal Constitution.

09/14/2013

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Ga. Man Accused Of Making Threats Involving School

A man was to appear in court Friday after law officers say he made statements about weapons and going to his old high school to test them.

09/13/2013

The Wanted Play What’s That Song? – Part 1

We put their music love to the test when the guys were in NYC, playing a backstage game of What’s That Song? Here’s what happened in the first round.

01/18/2013

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Fulton County Jail Testing New Lock System

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC)  – Fulton county jail personnel,  are offering inmates rewards if they can pick the new locks just installed at the jail.    Those who succeed will be given free food and toiletries […]

WAOK-AM–06/22/2012

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