No single number can identify a good school.
05/14/12 04:29 PM Filed in: School Reform
Every once in a while a comment comes along that bears repeating.
Many times. This is one: “There is no single number that anyone can look at and say this is a good school or this is a bad school.”
(Dr. Joan Herman, Director, UCLA’s CRESST (National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, & Student Testing).
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I’d add there is no single number that tells who is and who is not a good teacher. If only it was that simple.