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Document Number: 4633

Accountability Systems Need Flexibility MS Word - The No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) puts pressure on states and school districts to do something they have been unable to do before complete the accountability elements of their standards-based reform laws. A good accountability system provides flexibility by creating multiple options for students, parents, schools and school districts to ensure providers are held accountable for results. (Paul T. Hill, Center on Reinventing Public Education at the Evans School, University of Washington, July 2003)...
Author: Paul T. Hill
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