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Measuring the Minnesota Department of Education's new ratings system


Reward, Focus and Priority; To many outside of the education world these terms mean different things, and even still to many educators there’s a lot of confusion surrounding the words used in the Minnesota Department of Education’s (MDE) new school ranking system.

Paving the way for growth and achievement with its new accountability system called the Multiple Measurement Ratings (MMR) — measuring in four categories:

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