Another Day, MORE Scapegoated Teachers

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Two teachers didn't fight it, and they should have. I am sure they thought they think that resigning in lieu of dismissal increases their chances of employability. It doesn't; it's virtually an admission of guilt.Their careers are over with: The investigation included hiring an outside psychometrician, who “noted that the probability that these results occurred due to chance was close to zero and that further investigation including interviews of students, teachers and aides would help isolate the conditions that contributed to the low growth.”The implication was the teachers informed their students to do poorly on the test so they would show improvement when they took the test again in the spring. . . .

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