Tag: Innovative Schools

In Case You Missed It….June State Board Meeting Update

Policy and Practice

June 20th, 2011

This month at the State Board meeting, the main items of interest were the impending legislative agenda, the delay of the announcement of funding for districts’ Race to the Top plans, and the rollout of DPAS II (the teacher and leader evaluation system). Secretary of Education Lillian Lowery announced forthcoming legislation in regards to the...


In Case You Missed It….April State Board Meeting Update


April 27th, 2011

At the April 21 State Board meeting, DOE officials provided several updates on Race to the Top, including the statewide SAT and DCAS; approved the aspiring principals program; approved the only charter application recommended (for Moyer Academy), and discussed the recent Christina School Board decision. All districts have submitted their full...