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Beyond Test Scores: A Better Way to Measure School Quality
by Jack Schneider
Harvard University Press, 2017
eISBN: 978-0-674-98115-7 | Cloth: 978-0-674-97639-9
Library of Congress Classification LA217.2.S34 2017
Dewey Decimal Classification 370.11

ABOUT THIS BOOK | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Test scores are the go-to metric of policy makers and anxious parents looking to place their children in the best schools. Yet standardized tests are a poor way to measure school performance. Using the diverse urban school district of Somerville MA as a case study, Jack Schneider’s team developed a new framework to assess educational effectiveness.
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