Press Release: Vision 20/20 gets second bill signed by Gov. Rauner
A second legislative bill was signed yesterday by Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner–introduced and passed on behalf of the Vision 20/20 group–ensuring a balanced accountability measure focusing on continuous improvement, recognizing the diversity of struggling schools and aimed at eliminating achievement gaps across the state. The model adopted under HB2683 (now Public Act 99-193) allows local flexibility, promote shared accountability, and is sensitive to local district improvements.
HB2683 Press Release, August 2, 2015
Public Act 99-193 Balanced Accountability Model
SUPPORT VISION 20/20 INITIATIVE FOR BALANCED ACCOUNTABILITY MODEL
The state should adopt a differentiated accountability model to focus on continuous improvement, recognize the diversity of struggling schools and eliminate achievement gaps across the state. This model would allow local flexibility, promote shared accountability, and be sensitive to local district improvements. We have worked with ISBE to arrive at agreed-upon language.
Last Action: 7/30/2015
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