A Framework for Examining Validity in Accountability Systems

edCount produced A Framework for Examining Validity in Accountability Systems, a manual for state education agencies on the conceptualization and evaluation of validity in statewide accountability systems, for CCSSO.

The framework was developed in collaboration with state education agency staff with responsibility for statewide data, reporting, and accountability systems and provides step-by-step strategies for evaluating individual components of standards-based accountability systems.