The Attacks on Teacher Tenure Still Don't Make Sense
The attacks on teacher tenure keep on coming -- and they're as illogical as ever. From the Partnership for Educational Justice:
If we're going to buy into these numbers, we have to make a whole bunch of assumptions: that data suppression isn't a factor in the skew, that Newark's teacher evaluations are equivalent to other districts', that the unmistakable bias in Student Growth Percentiles isn't affecting these outcomes, etc.
But let's set all that aside for the sake of argument and agree that Newark has an inordinately high percentage of ineffective teachers compared to other districts. What's the Jersey Jazzman: The Attacks on Teacher Tenure Still Don't Make Sense: