Two near indicators – chronic absenteeism and college/career readiness – debut and reemphasize the need to boost attendance of younger students and better prepare high schoolers for post-graduation.
Search and compare all California public schools, districts, cities and counties for data from the state's new school accountability dashboard.
The state could still seek waivers from changes that board members don’t like — but only after a plan is submitted.
State Board of Education to vote next week on significant changes to meet the requirements of the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Depending how the question is framed, they also favor rating schools on multiple factors, not issuing a single grade.
The Every Student Succeeds Act is a battleground for the latest dispute between Sacramento and Washington.
More details and tweaks in wording may not resolve key differences over Every Student Succeeds Act.
Is state board exercising flexibility or violating the Every Student Succeeds Act?
Fordham Institute gives high fives to what California dislikes: grading schools A to F with heavy weight for test scores.
GreatSchools plans to expand school ratings in all 50 states and the District of Columbia by November.
California officials insist Every Student Succeeds Act will not alter the direction of the state's ongoing reforms.
The state board says the report failed to look at total effort to help schools and hold them accountable.
The proposal to use dashboard colors to identify the lowest-achieving schools is being sharply criticized.
Now's not the time to expand experimentation with school accountability measures, staff tells CORE Districts.