KY Rolling Out New Accountability Measures

KY Rolling Out New Accountability Measures

September 8, 2018

Interim Kentucky Commissioner of Education Wayne Lewis writes in the Courier Journal about the state’s new ESSA-based accountability plan, and what it means for students, schools, and districts. “Any new accountability system or any new measure of school performance highlights new areas for growth, and that’s a good thing,” says Lewis. “That new area for growth for many of our schools will be reducing learning and performance disparities between student groups.”