Metro-North Railroad Fires 9 Rookie Conductors In Cheating ScandalMetro-North Railroad has fired nine rookie conductors and reassigned three others after an investigation into cheating on an important safety exam.
Regents Exam Cheating Scandal Hits Poughkeepsie City School DistrictThere’s another scandal brewing in New York State. This one involves allegations of cheating on Regents exams. Dramatically improved test scores first drew suspicion, and now an investigation is in full swing.
Woodbridge Teachers, Principals Punished In Cheating ScandalTwo elementary school principals and three teachers in Woodbridge have been suspended with pay after state investigators said they helped students or encouraged cheating on standardized tests last year and in 2010.
Nearly 200 Brooklyn Students To Retake SAT After Scores InvalidatedStudents from nearly 50 schools took the exam on May 5 at the Packer Collegiate Institute in Brooklyn Heights.
Sweeping Security Changes For ACT, SAT To Be Announced Following L.I. Scandal The new measures are expected to include dual identification to prevent impersonation, using state-of-the-art photo recognition and enhanced handwriting analysis.
Officials Look For Possible SAT/ACT Exam Cheating In Suffolk CountySuffolk County District Attorney Thomas J. Spota sent letters to school superintendents, asking for information about possible college entrance exam cheating in their districts.
2 More Students Surrender In SAT Cheating Scandal On Long IslandMichael Pomerantz, 18, faces felony charges for allegedly being paid to take college entrance exams for other students. Another student faces a misdemeanor charge.