January 8, 2018      10:48 AM
Texas education plan due to the feds today requires long list of changes
The review notes the turmoil around the drafting, and redrafting, of the controversial A-F system over the last two sessions, citing gaps in various information
Education Agency has a lengthy list of fixes to its accountability
system – some easy and some difficult – that must be submitted to Department
of Education today.
most comprehensive peer review of the Texas plan,
by the Collaborative for Student Success, praised the
plan for its orientation toward career and college readiness; its range of
innovative interventions for low-performing schools; and a commitment to
improve school board and district leadership, which has been driven by Deputy
Commissioner A.J. Crabill.
By Kimberly Reeves