Illinois investigating test security breach in Belleville

State education leaders were in talks about changing the science assessment because of a security breach. Copies of the test were distributed in Belleville from 2017 to 2018, so students saw the questions before they took the exam.
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State education leaders were in talks about changing the science assessment because of a security breach. Copies of the test were distributed in Belleville from 2017 to 2018, so students saw the questions before they took the exam.

Lexi Cortes covers the issues and events in education that matter to metro-east students, parents and taxpayers. She won a first-place award from the Illinois Press Association in 2018 for her work on a series of stories about proposals to increase sales tax rates, focusing on how those increases could affect schools and residents.

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