Numbers can't tell us everything about a school. School Performance Measures that aim to do so are a fallacy at best, and at their worst, they're harmful to low-income students.
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America Achieves Fellow and New York City Math Teacher John McCrann offers a thoughtful commentary on due process rights.
October 21, 2014
A new focus on getting teacher investment in new evaluation systems seems promising—but is it too little, too late?
September 10, 2014
Teachers evaluate their students everyday. So, why not ask them how to create a fair, rigorous evaluation?
September 04, 2014
Raising the bar for teachers at the same time as raising the stakes for poor performance may set some districts up for teacher shortages.