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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Test Scores Leave Room for Improvement in Ohio County SchoolsWHEELING - Ohio County public school students in grades three through 11 scored
Test Scores Leave Room for Improvement in Ohio County Schools
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
WHEELING - Ohio County public school students in grades three through 11 scored above the West Virginia average in both the mathematics and English/language arts portions of the new Smarter Balanced Assessment Test, according to preliminary county... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Test Scores Leave Room for Improvement in Ohio County SchoolsThe county's results overall are not encouraging, though, as only 24 percent of
Test Scores Leave Room for Improvement in Ohio County Schools
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
The county's results overall are not encouraging, though, as only 24 percent of the 371 10th graders tested at Wheeling Park High School, for example, were proficient in mathematics. And only 16 percent of seventh graders at Wheeling Middle School... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Test Scores Leave Room for ImprovementThe county's results overall are not encouraging, though, as only 24 percent of
Test Scores Leave Room for Improvement
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 6 days ago
The county's results overall are not encouraging, though, as only 24 percent of the 371 10th graders tested at Wheeling Park High School, for example, were proficient in mathematics. And only 16 percent of seventh graders at Wheeling Middle School... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
TestingEditorials What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage you to sha
Testing
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Editorials What's your opinion? We value your opinion and encourage you to share it with our readers by writing a Letter to the Editor. Submit your letter online with our Virtual Newsroom. Parkersburg News and Sentinel West Virginia State... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Wait for Your School’s Results Wait for Your School’s Results West Virginians concerned about the quality of their public schools may want to withhold their applause over good news from the state Department of Education last week. It may have nothing to - The Intelligencer / WhIn general, Mountain State students who took a test called the General Summativ
Wait for Your School’s Results Wait for Your School’s Results West Virginians concerned about the quality of their public schools may want to withhold their applause over good news from the state Department of Education last week. It may have nothing to - The Intelligencer / Wh
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 13 days ago
In general, Mountain State students who took a test called the General Summative Assessment last spring did very well in language arts, state school Superintendent Michael Martirano announced. Specifically, they "scored higher than last year's... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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The Marietta Times
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
The Marietta Times / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
State educational officials say new standards workingStudents in West Virginia’s third grade classrooms were the first to be taught
State educational officials say new standards working
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Students in West Virginia’s third grade classrooms were the first to be taught based on new state standards, and education officials say they like what they’re seeing. However, state lawmakers disagree. Results show students continue to struggle in... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium's... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projectionsCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Preliminary test results show West Virginia students'
W.Va. students' literacy scores top national projections
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 16 days ago
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Preliminary test results show West Virginia students' literacy proficiency scores have exceeded national projections. But math proficiency scores fell below the projections set by the Smarter Balanced Assessment... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Delegate takes Common Core to high courtThe Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that the petition says the standards violat
Delegate takes Common Core to high court
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 22 days ago
The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that the petition says the standards violate state law and the U.S. Constitution, which requires congressional approval of agreements between states. Berkeley County Del. Mike Folk filed the petition Friday. He... Read more
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The Huntington Herald-Dispatch
Business Beat: Martial artist honored by Norris Aug. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Local martial arts instructor Clayton Ferguson, who
Business Beat: Martial artist honored by Norris
The Huntington Herald-Dispatch / Posted 23 days ago
Aug. 06, 2015 @ 12:01 AM Local martial arts instructor Clayton Ferguson, who teaches the Chuck Norris System of martial arts at Champion Martial Arts in Barboursville, was awarded the Weiland award by... Read more
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Mineral Daily News-Tribune
FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT: Our goal - The best education for our children We have talked about the need for changes in educating our students, includin
FROM THE SUPERINTENDENT: Our goal - The best education for our children
Mineral Daily News-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
We have talked about the need for changes in educating our students, including those with special needs. It has been a controversial issue for a number of reasons. There is... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Common Ground Compact Resigned By Education and Military LeadersEducation and military leaders resign a compact as part of the Common Ground Ed
Common Ground Compact Resigned By Education and Military Leaders
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 30 days ago
Education and military leaders resign a compact as part of the Common Ground Education and Military Partnership. The event was held at the Waterfront Place Hotel in Morgantown on Wednesday, July 29. The partnership was established in 2011. It... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Students to receive free mealsStarting this school year, meals will be provided to all students free of cost
Students to receive free meals
The Inter-Mountain / Posted a month ago
Starting this school year, meals will be provided to all students free of cost in all of the county's elementary schools, Child Nutrition Director Cynthia Nesselroade said. The county is participating in a program called the Community Eligibility... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV education representatives to Meet July 29-30 to discuss education issuesMore than 500 WV education representatives will join together July 29-30 at Wat
WV education representatives to Meet July 29-30 to discuss education issues
The Charleston State Journal / Posted a month ago
More than 500 WV education representatives will join together July 29-30 at Waterfront Hotel and Conference Center in Morgantown, WV during the fifth annual Student Success Summit to work together to "create a more seamless, life-long education... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
TruancyBefore the cuts, in February, attendance director Chris Rutherford told the boa
Truancy
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
Before the cuts, in February, attendance director Chris Rutherford told the board his office had been able to reduce the truancy rate at Wood County Schools by 45 percent since 2010. As the governor noted last week, such effort on behalf of young... Read more

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