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Charlie Weaver: A high school diploma shouldn’t be a lump of coal

Today, a joke is being played out in the form of our state's education policy -- and the surprise could be something much crueler than getting socks for Christmas. The gift our students deserve when they graduate from high school is a diploma indicating that they're ready for postsecondary education. Increasingly, that is not what they're getting. ...

MBP Letter: Teacher Evaluation Working Group report

While we believe the draft state model has many solid aspects - the process for establishing student learning goals in non-tested subjects and grades, for example – it’s difficult to provide a more complete response without seeing the proposed model in one document. ...