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WORKING TO MAKE THE COMPLICATED understable and applicable, Dr. Ervin Knezek tells about 400 teachers from New Diana, Ore City, Harleton and Harmony ISDs Tuesday about how they can “Teach Like a STAAR.” STAAR (State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness) is the latest in accountability tests from the Texas Education Agency. New Diana ISD hosted the in-service day for educators at its Norton Lovell Auditorium. A New Diana spokesperson commented that Dr. Knezek is a much-in-demand educational speaker throughout the state, and they are grateful they were able to bring him to this area for his motivational presentation. In his presentation, Dr. Knezek gave the teachers tips and examples on helping students inculcate the necessary knowledge and skills they will need. He is the founder and chief education officer for lead4ward LLC.