Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Republi-CON Education Merit Pay Hypocrisy

When Republi-cons pay principals and teachers to produce big gains on standardized school test scores, they get what they pay for, courtesy of "extraordinarily high numbers of erasures . . . [with t]he consistent pattern was that wrong answers were erased and changed to right ones." Read USA Today, When standardized test scores soared in D.C., were the gains real?