Growth is a good thing

Although school hasn't officially started yet, educators across Texas are already in back to school mode. From the first day of instruction, students are preparing for the ultimate measure of achievement; the STAAR test.

The STAAR test is the current gold standard of student achievement. Classroom instruction is largely structured around the STAAR test. The test is a formidable hurdle that students must clear to be considered academically competent.

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