Standardized Testing: Helpful Or Harmful?

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Imagine one day walking into a college and one of the rooms is assigned for you to take a Placement test, and you know that this test can make your life or break it. It 's pretty scary to think that one standardized test is the only thing that you need to do in order to prove yourself. Standardized testing is an opportunity for many students to overcome their obstacle of a low ACT score in high school and try harder on the placement test to get into the college they want. Unfortunately, for some students who are not good test takers, it will be a downfall for them. The placement test is a test that determines a student 's comprehension, writing, and math. It 's been used for many years to tell what a student has learned from kindergarten
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