ERIC Number: EJ630833
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Accountability: Threat or Target?
Taylor, Rosemarye T.; Williams, Robert D.
School Administrator, v58 n6 p30-33 Jun 2001
Fully 27 states grade or rank schools to force improved student performance; some states are instituting teacher-performance portfolios. Accountability is becoming a threat rather than a process for setting student-achievement targets. Principals should work on long-term cultural goals and short-term test-improvement strategies. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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