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Don't look for the Teachers union Label for School test-score analysis

August 16, 2010 politisite 0

As someone who ran call centers for fifteen years, I can attest to the necessity of objective measures in analyzing performance and mission success.  For tasks where direct and constant supervision is impossible, the development of performance metrics is critical to determine whether an organization accomplishes its tasks regularly and reliably, and which employees succeed or fail individually.  This applies in education, perhaps especially, where teachers inevitably make the determination […]

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LA Times Refuses to Endorse Barbara Boxer

May 7, 2010 politisite 0

Lets be up front, the head line is what is appearing in most right leaning publications, but the truth is, The LA Times has headline is more appropriate: Choosing not to choose In both parties, the races for governor and Senate have been undermined by politics and money. The Times has chosen to NOT Endorse anyone in the Governor or Senate Race.  We think the choice is rather telling, when […]