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Are Alternative Schools Worsening Inequity?

By Javier Guzman | Regional Director, Big Picture Learning | February 21, 2019
Want to find the most glaring inequities in our country’s educational system? Visit an alternative education school. What’s happening and how do we fix it?

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Teacher Evaluation Pt. 2: The Solutions

By Scott Marion | National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment | February 7, 2019
How do we fix state-mandated teacher evaluations? Scott Marion gives four key ingredients for a more student-centered, principle-empowered system.

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Teacher Evaluation Pt. 1: A Good Idea Gone Bad?

By Scott Marion | National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment | January 3, 2019
State-mandated teacher evaluations haven’t fulfilled promises to increase teacher quality and student learning. So, what went wrong?

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How to Remodel Our Assessment System: Part I

By Deborah Good, Director of Organization Learning and Research | October 23, 2018
What would it mean to put students at the center of our state’s assessment system? We asked 40 different experts in education; here’s what we found.