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Measuring Up Education: Community-driven accountability in Milwaukee

The recent appointment of a new superintendent, the need for priority-setting in the face of dramatic state budget cuts, and increased national attention on school reform have elevated the performance of the Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) to the forefront of local media and civic attention. Consequently, the need for an understandable and commonly agreed-upon set of metrics with which to measure and monitor improvement at MPS is now more important than ever.

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