The NCTE Language Arts podcast, "Conversation Currents," presents interviews with noted educators discussing current research and practice in the language arts. A new mp3 podcast accompanies each bimonthly issue of Language Arts. Listen by clicking on the audio player below, or subscribe to the free podcast in the iTunes Store.
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Read the January 2014 issue
Conversation Currents: Teacher Performance Assessments in Chicago and Beyond
John Barker and Mark Conley
In the Conversation Currents for the January 2014 issue of Language Arts, John Barker, Chief Accountability Officer for Chicago Public Schools’ (CPS) Office of Accountability, and Mark Conley, professor at the University of Memphis, discuss teacher performance assessments.