Unbridled Learning Accountability http://wkms.org en Student 'Growth' Measurement Concerns Some Kentucky Superintendents http://wkms.org/post/student-growth-measurement-concerns-some-kentucky-superintendents Some Kentucky superintendents have expressed concern with at least one indicator educators use to measure accountability, and education officials say tweaks to state’s new Unbridled Learning system could be forthcoming.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Shutterstock.com" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wfpl/files/styles/card_280/public/201303/shutterstock_3144040.jpg" alt="" /><p>In the <a href="http://mediaportal.education.ky.gov/">Kentucky Department of Education’s monthly webinar</a>, Commissioner Terry Hol Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:41:53 +0000 Devin Katayama 36421 at http://wkms.org Student 'Growth' Measurement Concerns Some Kentucky Superintendents Kentucky Chamber President and CEO Supports New Tests Despite Lower Scores http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-chamber-president-and-ceo-supports-new-tests-despite-lower-scores <p>Kentucky’s Chamber of Commerce supports the Commonwealth’s new education standards despite a 30%</p><p></p><p>decline in assessment scores released last week. Chamber President and CEO Dave Adkisson says education officials expected lower scores because of more rigorous standards that were established after the legislature passed sweeping education reform in 2009. Adkisson says the scores, while accurate, shouldn’t be scoffed at.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:55:31 +0000 Chad Lampe 24112 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Chamber President and CEO Supports New Tests Despite Lower Scores