Some issues are unresolved, but speakers agreed the board is headed in the right direction.
Education officials want to ensure the indicator measures both areas of study.
The new approach emphasizes experiments and hands-on learning.
Federal draft regulations are calling for a 'single rating' of schools
State officials are considering a number of possible measures.
Districts are also receiving reports to review student subgroups' performance.
Career and college readiness measures won't be on initial list.
Parents and student advocates press for school climate and parent involvement metrics.