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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

May 31, 12:00 AM

ISTEP+ cheating suspicions arise

In city after city across Indiana – from Madison to Fort Wayne, Gary to Tell City – teachers are suspected of cheating to improve students’ scores on the state’s accountability test. As the ISTEP+ becomes even more important – affecting teacher pay, graduation rates and when the state takes over failing schools – the number of pending investigations into testing irregularities has reached 19 this year, which is higher than usual and could potentially affect thousands of test results.

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