Class Struggle: Montgomery County's great school data


Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 07/18/2010

Debate over school data in wealthy counties

Educational statistics expert Joseph Hawkins, one of my guides to the mysteries of test assessment, is impatient with the way the Montgomery County Public School system, as he puts it, “is always telling the world how better it is than everyone else.” He finds flaws in its latest celebration of college success by county graduates, particularly minorities.

By Jay Mathews  |  06:00 PM ET, 07/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro Monday | Tags:  Montgomery County's great school data, National Student Clearinghouse, Superintendent Jerry D. Weast, expert Joseph Hawkins says Montgomery can do better