Building a Workable Accountability System: Key Decision Points for Policymakers and Educators

By Sri Ananda, Stanley N. Rabinowitz


Aimed at policymakers and educators who are either planning or redesigning statewide education accountability systems, this Knowledge Brief identifies and annotates a sequence of seven key questions that must be addressed in developing such a system.

It then lays out the issues, options, and potential pitfalls related to each, drawing on the experiences of three states where accountability measures have been implemented: California, Kentucky, and Texas.

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Product #: KN-01-03
Copyright: 2001
Format: Print
Pages: 12
Publisher: WestEd