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Superintendent's changes completely missed mark

By Alan Isbell

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 19, 2014

~~<p>Wow. Schools Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi made many changes in the teacher evaluation system in response to criticism coming from teachers, principals and many others who were astounded with what the Department of Education came up with to rate teachers. Count them: 18 changes in all!</p>
<p>That should quiet the critics, yeah? Except that the one, single change that should have been made, the change that perhaps would have made the difference between lunacy and logic, never occurred.</p>
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Wow. Schools Superintendent Kathryn Matayoshi made many changes in the teacher evaluation system in response to criticism coming from teachers, principals and many others who were astounded with what the Department of Education came up with to rate teachers. Count them: 18 changes in all!

That should quiet the critics, yeah? Except that the one, single change that should have been made, the change that perhaps would have made the difference between lunacy and logic, never occurred. Login for more...



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