By Kay S. Pedrotti
Students who scored in higher percentages on former tests did not “suddenly get dumber” as a result of Georgia Milestones scoring, said Lamar schools superintendent Dr. Jute Wilson.
“They have been asked to clear a higher bar,” he said. “The Milestones have four levels, each defined as designations that shift the focus away from just test scores; instead, capturing the progression of students’ learning.”
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