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December 17, 2010 posted by Thomas Kane

Researcher Thomas Kane explains the link between good teachers and good test scores

StudentsFirst scored its first Newsmaker interview to help explain the new study that finds a link between good teachers and good student test scores. Why should you care? In cities and states around the country, schools are having the debate about how to evaluate teachers. StudentsFirst and other reform groups believe a significant part of a teacher’s evaluation should be based on how his or her students demonstrate progress on tests and this study seems to support that practice. Read More»