Oregon educators were forced to halt all student testing statewide in reading, math, and science March 7 because of continuing problems with the web-based system that schools use for assessments, the Oregonian reports. The decision affects hundreds of thousands of students in grades three through eight and in grade 10. Ed Dennis, deputy state school superintendent, told school leaders in a memo that the state will bring back paper and pencil tests if the online testing system isn’t fixed by next week …

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