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The State Board of Education is working on a plan to update school testing in Michigan.  


M-STEP
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Test scores are improving for Michigan students.  That’s the Michigan Department of Education’s message on the results of a statewide test.  


New Michigan Standardized Test Yield Poor Results

Oct 28, 2015
M-STEP
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Michigan students struggled with the state’s new standardized test.  Jake Neher explains.


M-STEP Replacing MEAP For Some Students In Spring

Nov 20, 2014
michigan.gov

Michigan is saying goodbye to the MEAP test this coming spring.  Washtenaw County school districts appear ready to roll out the new online Michigan Student Test of Educational Progress, or M-STEP test.

 

Naomi Norman is Executive Director of Achievement Services for the Washtenaw Intermediate School District. 

She says M-STEP is more than a bunch of multiple choice questions - students are going to have to answer some questions in writing.