‘Scientifically based’ reading not measured by teachers’ tests

From: Education Daily
Similarly, Title II of the HEA requires states to report the percentages of teachers exiting programs who pass licensure exams, but does not mandate particular cut scores. “I think when these cut scores are all over the place, it creates the same dilemma we have with adequate yearly progress, where you’ve got 50 different standards and definitions of proficiency,” said Jane West, vice president for government relations for the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.

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