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A to F Grading Scales are Raising the Bar in Public Education
posted by: Alana | July 28, 2014, 09:29 AM   


A to F school grading systems are bringing a whole new level of accountability to public education as indicated by the 4th official release of school grades in New Mexico this past week. Continue Reading...

 
Simplifying Down: The Four-Point Grading Scale
posted by: Melissa | July 25, 2014, 03:24 PM   

 

The four-point grading scale is one that most U.S. educators are familiar with.  After all, it remains prevalent in calculating the overall grade in undergraduate and graduate courses, if not individual grades.  Yet it remains largely unused at the secondary and elementary levels, although it seems to be gaining traction in recent years.

 

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Reform Matters: July 24. 2014
posted by: Alix | July 24, 2014, 04:48 PM   

Welcome to the Association of American Educators' online publication, Reform Matters! This education reform-focused publication features both original AAE content and a compilation of the latest news from the growing education reform community.

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Campbell Brown Becomes Tenure Reform Advocate
posted by: Alana | July 24, 2014, 08:53 AM   

Former television journalist Campbell Brown has become an articulate voice and recognizable face in the fight for commonsense education reform. Her newest ventures relate to tenure reform in some of the country’s most notorious school systems.
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Are Teachers Being Shortchanged? This Report Says Yes!
posted by: Alana | July 23, 2014, 10:25 AM   

In virtually EVERY industry in the nation, employees are paid based on their value in the marketplace for the numbers they increase, the skills they perfect, and the value they create for their employers. This is not the case in public education. Continue Reading...
 
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