Amendment 3 on the November ballot would require that student test performance data be the preponderant factor in a teacher’s evaluation.
Amendment 3 on the November ballot would require that student test performance data be the preponderant factor in a teacher’s evaluation. File photo The Kansas City Star
Amendment 3 on the November ballot would require that student test performance data be the preponderant factor in a teacher’s evaluation. File photo The Kansas City Star

Despite pullback on ballot issue, push on teacher tenure, evaluations isn’t over in Missouri

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