New Florida evaluations may lower school grades

A new high school assessment plan in Florida could lead to lower school scores, causing some to ask that officials delay the new grading system. The previous assessments focused largely on results of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test, whereas the proposed plan puts more emphasis on such factors as graduation rates and students' scores on college-admissions tests.

View Full Article in:

Orlando Sentinel (Fla.) (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA
Tapestry Public Charter School
Atlanta, GA