A forum for discussing what's working -- and what isn't -- in standards and assessments.

Here is a thoughtful essay on thinking about assessing excellence in teaching..Your thoughts?

Bonnie Bracey Sutton Teacher Agent of Change, Power of US Foundation

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/17/opinion/in-search-of-excellent-teachin...

As the Chicago Strike gets our attention, people are being thoughtful about how teachers should be evaluated. What can you add to help us think of fair and effective ways to evaluate teachers?