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Obama to states: stop ‘obsessing’ over standardized tests

Jacquelyn Martin/AP President Barack Obama wants states to limit time spent in classrooms taking standardized tests: “We’re going to work with states, school districts, teachers, and parents to make sure that we’re not obsessing about testing.” WASHINGTON — Addressing one of education’s most divisive issues, President Barack Obama on Saturday called for capping standardized testing at 2% of classroom time ...

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