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From the article:
“This lawsuit highlights the absurdity of the evaluation system that has come about as a result of SB 736,” said FEA President Andy Ford. “Teachers in Florida are being evaluated using a formula designed to measure learning gains in the FCAT math and reading tests. But most teachers, including the seven in this lawsuit, don’t teach those subjects in the grades the test is administered. One of the teachers bringing this suit is getting evaluated on the test scores of students who aren’t even in her school.”
Sounds like they have a pretty good case.
I can imagine Andy judging the box office success of The Hunger Games, not by its draw, but the draw of October Baby.
I’d love to have Bill Gates’ performance be used as the metric for my own net worth. But somehow I don’t think the world works like that. Unless perhaps you are in the parallel universe that is Florida education.
How is this complicated:
The Professional Education Reform Crowd succeeds again.