Using NAEP Proficiency for Accountability Sets Florida Students Up for Failure

Jane Robbins: The Foundation for Florida’s Future wants school accountability ratings that are linked to whether students are deemed “proficient” on the NAEP.

(2nd Update) 2017 Legislation on Standards, Assessments, and Data Privacy

Here is a list of legislation filed filed in 2017 in state houses across the nation dealing with standards, local control, assessments & data privacy.

Judge Rules in Favor of Parents on Florida’s Mandatory Third Grade Retention

Judge Karen Gievers ordered that some Florida third graders to be promoted where school districts did not allow “a teacher-compiled portfolio.”