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Proposal To Eliminate Graduation Exams Passes House Panel

The House Education Committee has approved a proposal to eliminate the need to pass statewide tests to earn a high school diploma.

CBS Seattle–02/19/2015

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Thousands May Not Graduate Because Of State Math Test

Thousands of high school students in Washington’s Class of 2013 don’t know yet if they will get a diploma later this spring because they have not yet met the state’s newest graduation requirement: a math exam.

CBS Seattle–04/14/2013