M-STEP

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This week, your children may be among thousands taking the Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress, or M-STEP.  It’s the yardstick the state uses to measure a student’s proficiency in math, science, social studies and language arts. 


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The state schools chief wants to let local districts experiment with student testing.  

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The state released new test scores for grade school students today. As Cheyna Roth explains, the results brought good news and bad news.