is ridiculous and all they really show you are zip codes as schools in high
poverty areas for the most part do worse than the schools that aren’t.
list for reading performance had free/reduced meal eligibility rates of 70% or
yes we did have more A schools but our amount of F schools doubled and did
anybody else notice how the district said, but six of those were charter
schools? More on that later.
leadership and curriculum changes and ever the spin master said, they would
better set us up for the future. I can see what he is saying and its reasonable
but at the same time it’s not good enough.
miss 25 days or more. Nobody takes into account the teacher forced to deal with
discipline problem after discipline problem where they receive little back up.
Nobody takes time to think about the teacher who is working for their third
principal in four years, who has to buy basic supplies and whose kids arrive
well below where they should be. Nope they say those test scores better be up
or you will be out. So why should the public listen to Vitti?
Am I saying it’s time to throw Vitti under the bus and
cut ties? No, though I do think he has made several errors and squandered a lot
of the good will he arrived with, but at the same time I think it’s time we
stopped blaming teachers for not being over to overcome all the obstacles they
face and thank them for the ones they do because I shudder to think where their
students would be without them.