That’s a good question. Though it seems like a truism, not worthy of a graphic, to say teachers who are better at teaching get better results.
Great teachers make a difference! pic.twitter.com/8oZtQZLp5q
— US Dept of Education (@usedgov) July 27, 2014
@usedgov. Well duh!!!
— tillyman #CashininVC (@tillymannn) July 27, 2014
ALL teachers make a difference. Sometimes its an interpersonal relationship that has greatest impact.
— Alan L. Simmons (@AlanLSimmons) July 27, 2014
Sometimes “making a difference” means hindering a student who might otherwise be more successful.
What metrics determine how much Department of Education bureaucrats improve teacher or student performance?