Mark A. Paige's Building a Better Teacher: Understanding Value-Added Models PDF

By Mark A. Paige

Mark Paige takes an in-depth examine the interplay of price additional types (VAMs) and the legislations of instructor evaluate. It notes that the hasty adoption of VAMs in review and employment legislations really complicates efforts to enhance instructor caliber, particularly on the neighborhood point. briefly, VAMs’ charges drastically outweigh their advantages. The publication advocates for a whole elimination of VAMs in high-stakes judgements. It units forth quite a few innovations for directors and policymakers to permit them to successfully care for the problems created through VAMs.

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