Bad enough that NCLB tied test scores to schools, now teacher “value” is tied to student standardized test scores too. The right-wing, corporate-backed legislative lobby group ALEC crows about its successes in IN, where every policy most detrimental to public education has been enacted. Be alert, IN is the blueprint for what privatizers would like to accomplish in every state.
How the war on teachers is changing the profession
A veteran education details just how the teaching profession is being changed as evaluation systems are being implemented that rely on test scores.