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Debate Over NJ's New Standardized Test Shifts From Classroom To Legislature

By Cleve Bryan

TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) – Parents in New Jersey who don’t want their kids to take the PARCC test appear to have lawmakers on their side. 158 more words


Sisäinen ääni treenissä

Leukojen veto rupeaa viimein tuntumaan mukavalta treenaamiselta aiemman tuskailun sijaan. Veivaan edelleen negatiivisina, mutta teen osatoistoja, joten edistyminen on jo selvästi havaittavaa. (Osatoisto: Lähtö ylhäältä – pysäytys 45° – nosto ylös – pysäytys 90° – nosto ylös – takaisin alas 135° -ylös – alas).  145 more words


Tests of new "Rubezh" ballistic missile were successful

Russia’s Defense Ministry considers the results of tests of the modern SS-26 “Rubezh” intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to be successful, the servicemen are ready to take it into service in the near future and to begin deployment in 2016, the Defense Ministry reported. 58 more words

Missile Systems

Successful Open Wheel Formula Test For Lira At Palm Beach International

Michael Lira’s racing resume got a little bit longer yesterday as he participated in a test session driving a LATAM (Latin America) Formula 2000 car on the road course at Palm Beach International Raceway. 390 more words

Michael Lira

John Thompson Reviews Anya Kamenetz, "The Test"

John Thompson, teacher and historian, admires Anya Kamenetz’s “The Test,” with some qualifications.


He writes:

“Anya Kamenetz’s The Test comes from the conversation she’s had again and again with parents. 698 more words

Education Reform

Tehran may run centrifuges at fortified site

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) – The United States is considering letting Tehran run hundreds of centrifuges at a once-secret, fortified underground bunker in exchange for limits on centrifuge work and research and development at other sites, officials have told The Associated Press. 968 more words


Why We Need House Bill 1164

The following is my testimony given to the Texas House Education Committee on March 24th:


I am here in support of HB 1164.  My name is Cynthia Ruiz and I teach high school English is Pflugerville ISD.   774 more words