A respected NY principal at a public school draws out the consequences of publicizing teacher rankings by student scores. When you make winners and losers of teachers, principals, or kids, you introduce resentment, divisiveness, and magnify inequality. This is not the mission of a public education.
A simple question teachers should now ask about their profession
An award-winning principal details the consequences for teachers of the public release of value-added evaluation scores based on student test results…"I predict that teachers with highly effective evaluations in hand, will head for the Gold Coast of Long Island to land a higher paying teaching job…