Author: NACSA (National Association of Charter School Authorizers)

Learning How to Streamline an Early Childhood Accountability System that Actually Works

In Washington DC, there are 66 early childhood public charter school programs that serve more than 15,000 students 3 years of age to second grade. Collectively, they use more than 30 different assessments to measure different reading and math skills and evaluate their programs’ academic performance… and that’s just the tip of the iceberg.