A 12-year-old student in Maryland works on a computer-based test in this Feb. 12, 2015 photo. Washington state has created a new way for some high school students who fail state tests in math and English to graduate from high school anyway.
A 12-year-old student in Maryland works on a computer-based test in this Feb. 12, 2015 photo. Washington state has created a new way for some high school students who fail state tests in math and English to graduate from high school anyway. Patrick Semansky AP
A 12-year-old student in Maryland works on a computer-based test in this Feb. 12, 2015 photo. Washington state has created a new way for some high school students who fail state tests in math and English to graduate from high school anyway. Patrick Semansky AP

Here’s how kids who failed state math and reading tests still can graduate from high school

September 05, 2017 08:00 AM