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Sun October 27, 2013

Ala. Board To Mull Dropping High School Grad Test

The Alabama Board of Education is set to consider a proposal next month to end the high school graduation test.
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The Alabama Board of Education is set to consider a proposal next month to end the high school graduation test.

The Decatur Daily reports educators say the Alabama High School Graduation Exam is dated and does not assess academic standards currently being taught in schools.

Florence City Schools Superintendent Janet Womack tells the newspaper that eliminating the test would be a "positive move."

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