Originally posted on @ THE CHALK FACE:
I’m am reposting my Opt Out Chronicles here. As we move into opt out season I’m hoping that anybody considering opt out will find these re posts valuable.
Last March I went to my local school board to voice my concerns about the announcement that my home state of Pennsylvania planned on using student test score data in future teacher evaluations. I spoke about the problems using Value Added Measures and then asked what our board planned to do? If you remember the board responded by releasing crickets.