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June 21, 2013

 

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ISTEP Testing Company Apologizes For Disruptions

The Indiana Department of Education plans to seek at least $613,600 in damages from CTB/McGraw-Hill, the company in charge of the ISTEP exam.

June 21, 2013

 

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Head Of Testing Company Testifies Today About ISTEP Glitches

The head of the company that administers Indiana’s online ISTEP exams will face questions from state lawmakers today about glitches that halted testing.

June 10, 2013

 

State superintendent Glenda Ritz speaks during a news conference in her Statehouse office.

Ritz Appoints Outside Firm To Review Disrupted ISTEP Exams

Six weeks after server problems caused widespread disruptions to the ISTEP, a New Hampshire based group will decide whether the test results are valid.

June 10, 2013

 

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Third Party To Determine Validity Of State’s ISTEP+ Results

The National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment will determine whether testing interruptions should invalidate ISTEP+ scores.

May 28, 2013

 

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ISTEP Scores Delayed Because Of Glitches

Several schools say they expect to receive results from the ISTEP exam later than usual because they had to shut down testing for two days earlier this month.

May 23, 2013

 

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Study Committee To Investigate ISTEP Problems

State legislative leaders say they’re looking for answers behind recent problems with ISTEP testing that disrupted the exams of thousands of Hoosier students.

May 13, 2013

 

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Problems Temporarily Halt ISTEP At Indy Public Schools

Indianapolis Public Schools briefly halted online ISTEP+ testing Monday morning after a new “network issue” disrupted the exams.

May 13, 2013

 

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Ritz Says ISTEP Review To Look For Invalid Tests

Glenda Ritz says once testing is completed, the state will begin looking at how to make the system more efficient.

May 2, 2013

 

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Vigo County Schools Sought To Delay ISTEP+ Before Glitches

Vigo County's request to reduce the number of students taking the ISTEP+ this year was denied.

May 1, 2013

 

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No Problems With ISTEP+ Reported On Third Day Of Testing

To make up for two days of suspended testing, the state is extending the testing window an extra three days.

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