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Beyond Test Scores

A Better Way to Measure School Quality

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$27.95 • £22.95 • €25.00

ISBN 9780674976399

Publication Date: 08/14/2017


336 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

11 line illustrations


  • Introduction
  • 1. Wrong Answer: Standardized Tests and Their Limitations
  • 2. Through a Glass Darkly: How Parents and Policymakers Gauge School Quality
  • 3. What Really Matters: A New Framework for School Quality
  • 4. But How Do We Get That Kind of Information? Making Use of New Tools
  • 5. An Information Superhighway: Making Data Usable
  • 6. A New Accountability: Making Data Matter
  • Conclusion
  • Postscript
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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