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07.20.2011

Rollout of teacher screening test

Teacher screening test faces rocky roll-out Posted By Rebecca Harris On Wednesday, July 20, 2011 Update July 21: Chicago Public Schools CEO Jean-Claude Brizard sent a memo to principals stating…

07.19.2011

Principals given flexibility in evaluations able to identify less effective teachers, study shows

Chicago testing the waters on teacher evaluation What makes a teacher effective in the classroom? This past school year, 80 Chicago elementary and high schools “field-tested” a potential new framework…