WATCH: Rep. Matt Schaeffer shares STAAR testing recommendation

WATCH: Rep. Matt Schaeffer shares STAAR testing recommendation

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Rep. Matt Schaeffer joined East Texas Now discussing the importance of STAAR testing in Texas schools.

Monday, Gov. Abbott announced that fifth and eighth-grade students can be promoted to the next grade, even if they fail the standardized test. Sydney Shadrix asked Schaeffer about his opinion on the necessity of STAAR testing in Texas schools.

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