The Granite State's pioneering accountability pilot makes performance assessment count.
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March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015
A Florida legislative panel approves a bill that would suspend a no-social-promotion policy that became nationally influential.
March 24, 2015
Former Gov. Bob McDonnell, a Republican, signed A-F into law two years ago, but the bill ending it came from a fellow Republican in the state Senate.
March 22, 2015
When accountability overtakes good work, heart is lost. When worry, fear and stress overtake us, our head doesn't work at its best and our heart connection is lost.
March 19, 2015
Assistant Secretary of Elementary and Secondary Education Deborah S. Delisle urges policymakers to evaluate not just how much time testing is taking, but the purpose of each test.
March 11, 2015
As states roll out new assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards, they're also considering, or reconsidering, how to use them in accountability systems.
March 10, 2015
"Self-reflection is huge, and we don't do enough of that," says Alabama Teacher of the Year Ann Marie Corgill.
March 09, 2015
An irresistible computer game and a equally irresistible 7-year-old teach me about how we might link deeper learning and the Common Core.
March 05, 2015
In remarks from a Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE) panel discussion, I explain why NCLB was the result of a federal government too consumed with demanding accountablity for its investment and not sufficiently focused on improving student achievement.
March 04, 2015
A new report questions the academic performance and financial accountability of the California Virtual Academies, though the online provider and its parent company dispute the findings.