The Answer Sheet: Bad Data


Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 08/16/2013

The big problem with new evaluations of teacher prep programs

Buried in small type the fact that some of the data isn't actually all that trustworthy.

By Valerie Strauss  |  12:25 PM ET, 08/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bad Data, Teacher Preparation Programs

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 06/18/2013

Why the NCTQ teacher prep ratings are nonsense

There are many problems with the survey, including a "shocking" degree of inaccuracy in the data.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:58 PM ET, 06/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bad Data, Linda Darling-Hammond, Teacher Preparation Programs