KY Ed Commissioner Hosts Stakeholders to Discuss ESSA

KY Ed Commissioner Hosts Stakeholders to Discuss ESSA

April 21, 2017

Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt hosted stakeholders to discuss the state’s proposed accountability system under ESSA. A new dashboard system would measure “school’s outcomes based on proficiency, achievement gap closure, student growth, transition readiness and opportunity and access.” According to Pruitt, “the tone has actually been incredibly positive,” and groups “like the fact that it’s not about a single number.”