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Grading the teachers: Performance to be tied to student achievement

WESTBY — Alyssa Lammers teaches her English classes knowing at any moment she might get a visit from the principal. Five-minute drop-ins. A surprise 45-minute observation. All to make sure Lammer’s si... read more

Many Indiana schools receive F grades for how they serve students of color and those with disabilities

Nearly half of those graded for the performance of students ... said the subgroup grades can’t necessarily be tied to overall school quality — some schools have one or two subgroups of vulnerable stud... read more

School performance grades linked to poverty

School performance grades, they say, are more an indication of student poverty levels than achievement. It’s a correlation that ... That’s where education comes in. A good teacher can help students ca... read more

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Raising Student 'Voice and Choice' Is the Mantra. But Is It a Good Idea?

What students learn is tied tightly to state standards. Teachers frequently meet with ... the school has seen jumps in achievement on state tests in reading and math in 7th and 8th grade. For example, ... read more


Middletown launching new early childhood effort to break down achievement gap

“If students are going into kindergarten ready to begin, there’s a higher chance the impact of the achievement gap won’t be felt beyond grade 1,” Conner said ... and new backpacks greeted by energetic ... read more

For the first time, state school ratings will account for student growth

That could lead teachers ... some attention to achievement levels,” he said. On Thursday, the state will release schools’ overall grades, a combination of growth and achievement, but it will also rele... read more

FIS board and SBDM get update student achievement

The school has seen academic achievement increases in K-PREP accountability scores for math, reading and writing skills during the 2017-2018 school year. Students from kindergarten through 5 th grade ... read more

Poudre School District tries new approach for its most vulnerable students

Madison Witkin joined two other fifth-grade ... fellow teaching staff at Putnam Elementary School on Thursday, October 25, 2018. Teachers at the school meet weekly to discuss their student's performan... read more

School grading practices are inaccurate and inequitable to Black children

Third, grading is often based on calculations that depress student achievement and ... by asking their child’s teacher a simple question: What would be my child’s grade be if it were based solely on t... read more

Regents to vote on longer teacher-eval moratorium

ALBANY — Leaders of the state Board of Regents announced Monday they will push for a one-year extension of a statewide moratorium that temporarily bans use of student test scores in rating the job per... read more

Should Students Be Able to Grade Their Teachers?

The idea is nothing new in colleges, where students frequently evaluate their professors. So, do you think middle and high school students should be able to grade ... teacher evaluation system that gi... read more

Sounding an Alarm: Background Noise Can Hurt Student Achievement

For context, that was the same magnitude of performance gap explained by the differences in students' prior grade point averages ... administrators consider teaching students about noise pollution ... read more



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