Governor Cuomo wants to evaluate teachers by their students’ test scores. Fifty percent of their evaluation would depend on whether the scores went up or not. The other fifty percent would be based on observation, 35% by an independent evaluator and only 15% by the principal of the school.

I received the following tweet I taught in the S. Bronx-students passed exams at 50%, now I am in the suburbs and they pass at 95%. I am the same teacher.”