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From the ECS State Policy Database: Accountability--Accreditation - This policy database—updated weekly—is made possible by your state's fiscal support of the Education Commission of the States....

From the ECS State Policy Database: Accountability - This policy database—updated weekly—is made possible by your state's fiscal support of the Education Commission of the States....

From the ECS State Policy Database: Promising Practices - This policy database—updated weekly—is made possible by your state's fiscal support of the Education Commission of the States....

The Evolution of Indiana's School Accountability System - This Policy Brief provides an in-depth review of school accountability reforms in Indiana. It begins with a brief look into the origins of Indiana’s accountability efforts beginning with the “A+ Program” in 1987 and provides a detailed summary of the core components of Public Laws 146 and 221. Within the P.L. 221 system, the brief examines the former evaluation model as well as the new models which assign letter grades to schools. (CEEP, Fall 2012)...

Defining Strong State Accountability Systems: How Can Better Standards Gain Greater Traction? - This report lays out the major principles of a strong state accountability system, followed by a short discussion of common accountability pitfalls, and an in‐depth analysis of seven state systems that illustrate the strengths and challenges of developing these systems. The key question the paper aims to answer: What accountability policies can states put in place to support the efficacy of the new Common Core Standards and assessments, and what should they be looking to overhaul? (Thomas B. Fordham Institute, April 2012)...


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