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What A ‘Technical’ Tweak To The California School Dashboard Means

An article highlighting concerns raised by education advocates about the California School Dashboard's decision to "tweak" the numbers, moving dozens of schools and districts out of the red (lowest-performing) category to orange, which may give the impression of lower standards and make it harder for parents to understand the actual performance of schools.

Produced by: Children Now

Published: November 2017

Topics: Assessment and AccountabilityNarrative and StorytellingSystems ChangeTeaching and Learning

Type: Story / Case Study / Commentary