The California Board of Education and its president, Michael Kirst, want to kill the state’s test-based Academic Performance Index and replace it with a “multiple measures” system that is much less confrontational.
The California Board of Education and its president, Michael Kirst, want to kill the state’s test-based Academic Performance Index and replace it with a “multiple measures” system that is much less confrontational. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
The California Board of Education and its president, Michael Kirst, want to kill the state’s test-based Academic Performance Index and replace it with a “multiple measures” system that is much less confrontational. Hector Amezcua hamezcua@sacbee.com
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Dan Walters: California’s financing formula reignites big school struggle

November 02, 2015 02:24 PM

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