Kristina Rizga takes a look at teacher evaluation state of play. She notes that there is no consensus about how much to use test scores. But there is a consensus that teachers shouldn’t be evaluated on test scores alone. That doesn’t stop people in the story from declaring that they don’t think teachers should be evaluated on test scores alone. OK, but since everyone agrees and no state is doing that at some point can we stop holding that straw man up?
Great pinots, solid fly fishing, good mountains and now ed reform: Here’s what went down in Oregon.