2009

Accountability Manual

 

Texas Education Agency

Department of Assessment, Accountability, and Data Quality
Division of Performance Reporting

May 2009

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Overview of System:

Table 7: Requirements for Each Rating Category (212 KB)

Table 8: Overview of 2009 System Components (204 KB)


Manual:

2009 Accountability Manual Complete Manual, without covers (8.2 MB) posted 7/6/09

Covers (60 KB) posted 7/6/09

Table of Contents (60 KB) posted 7/6/09

Introduction pages 1 - 4 (285 KB) posted 6/16/09

Part 1 - Standard Procedures

Chapter 1 - Overview pages 7 - 10 (510 KB) posted 6/16/09

Chapter 2 - The Basics: Base Indicators pages 11 - 22 (481 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 3 - The Basics: Additional Features pages 23 - 34 (441 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 4 - The Basics: Determining a Rating pages 35 - 46 (1.4 MB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 5 - Gold Performance Acknowledgments pages 47 - 66 (610 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 6 - Special Issues and Circumstances pages 67 - 74 (292 KB) posted 5/20/09

Part 2 - Alternative Education Accountability (AEA) Procedures

Chapter 7 - Overview of AEA pages 77 - 82 (80 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 8 - AEA Registration Criteria and Requirements pages 83 - 86 (39 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 9 - Attribution of AEC Data pages 87 - 88 (17 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 10 - AEA Base Indicators pages 89 - 96 (61 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 11 - Additional Features of AEA pages 97 - 104 (101 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 12 - AEA Ratings pages 105 - 116 (127 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 13 - AEA Gold Performance Acknowledgments pages 117 - 126 (119 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 14 - AEA Glossary and Index pages 127 - 130 (39 KB) posted 5/20/09

Part 3 - Items Common to Standard and AEA Procedures

Chapter 15 - Appealing the Ratings pages 133 - 142 (337 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 16 - Responsibilities and Consequences pages 143 - 150 (272 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 17 - Accountability Standards for 2010 pages 151 - 152 (228 KB) posted 5/20/09

Chapter 18 - Preview of 2010 and Beyond pages 153 - 160 (228 KB) posted 6/29/09

Chapter 19 - Calendar pages 161 - 166 (332 KB) posted 6/29/09

Appendices

A. Commissioner of Education Rule pages 169 - 170 (75 KB) posted 6/29/09

B. Texas Education Code pages 171 - 172 (83 KB) posted 6/29/09

C. Comparison of State and Federal Systems pages 173 - 178 (363 KB) posted 6/29/09

D. Data Sources pages 179 - 196 (417 KB) posted 6/29/09

E. Texas Growth Index and Texas Projection Measure pages 197 - 202 (236 KB) posted 7/2/09

F. Campus Comparison Group pages 203 - 204 (112 KB) posted 7/2/09

G. Contacts pages 205 - 208 (180 KB) posted 7/2/09

H. Acknowledgments pages 209 - 212 (144 KB) posted 7/2/09

I. Dropout Definition pages 213 - 216 (180 KB) posted 7/2/09

J. TEA Secure Environment pages 217 - 218 (108 KB) posted 7/2/09

K. Hurricane Ike Provision pages 219 - 220 (144 KB) reposted 7/2/09


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