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Changes to Accountability System Adopted by State Board of Education
After receiving 139 comments from parents, educators, and concerned citizens, the State Board of Education has voted to adopt several changes to the rules that govern the accountability system that determines school and district ratings. See the changes and read more.
Education Budget News, Charter School Update
Governor Bryant made public schools a priority in the latest round of budget cuts by exempting the MAEP. While funding to local schools is not affected by the recent reduction, the MDE's budget will be cut by $4.8-million. Read more about budget cuts and see today's charter school update here.
The Parents' Campaign Submits Comments Regarding Accountability System Changes
The Parents' Campaign submitted public comments to the MDE regarding proposed changes to the business rules of the state accountability system. These changes affect the way schools and districts are graded. See our submission here.