MAP - the rules
Lawmakers approved it. Teachers and school districts negotiated plans for it. Then they even tried to convince the Legislature to postpone the Merit Award Program performance bonuses for teachers and principals.
Now along comes the State Board of Education. As the state prepares to approve or reject the few MAP plans it has, the board must implement rules to guide the decisions. And that's what it intends to do tomorrow. Want to see what it has in mind, after several public meetings and comments? Click here. Want to hear the debate? Visit the board's website tomorrow morning to find the webcast.