Bad Grades: There Are Much Better Ways to Judge Texas Schools Than 'A' Through 'F'

by Stephen F. Waddell Year Published: August 2018

The Dallas Observer asked Dr. Stephen F. Waddell, an experienced educator and leader in school innovation, for his take on Texas' controversial new A-F grading system for public schools. He answered with a thorough look at the A-F system, the issue of rank ordering students and schools that results from standardized testing and A-F accountability systems, and the need for community-based accountability in Texas public education. Read the article.