Tennessee late in delivering TCAP scores to schools

Thursday, May 22, 2014

The TCAP is everything.

It determines which schools are failing and which are succeeding. It's a critical measure in teacher evaluations and a mandated component of student grades.

Yet the Tennessee Department of Education was unable to deliver the results of the most important test of the year on time, a move that immediately elicited criticism of Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman and his administration's focus on standardized test scores.

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