accountability Tag

Cross-posted from Education Week Yes, illogic is a word, which my dictionary defines as the "quality of lacking logic."  Let me count the ways. Not so long ago, the critics derided school administrators for failing to evaluate their teachers.  The research, they said, made it abundantly plain...

Cross-posted from Education Week In my last blog, I described a very different approach to holding teachers accountable for the quality of their work than the approach now dominant in the United States.  The strategy I have in mind is based on professional—as opposed to blue-collar—models...