I say: bulloney. Add in the number of lawsuits for all the people who will be terminated/commit suicide/go postal when they are fired without probable or just cause.
This is not the answer, it is not even an adequate answer, simply politics at work, to grab Race To The Top Money.
Grrrr, so frustrated,
NY teacher-evaluation deal may save $700M
This deal will put into action a 2010 law and provide a framework for school districts to negotiate with unions. A related deal in New York City will save at least $300 million in state funding.