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April 3, 2014 10:53 PM

S.C. Department of Education tells districts it is leaving Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium

The S.C. Department of Education announced Thursday it is taking steps to withdraw from the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium and will be considering other assessments to use for the 2014-15 school year, according to a memo sent from Deputy Superintendent Nancy Busbee to the state’s school districts Thursday afternoon.

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