The thing that's cool about publishing in schools is that it solves the portfolio problem. Every good teacher wants to solve the portfolio problem. They all know that high stakes testing is mostly a waste of time if the purpose is to get kids to love to learn.
from Education Week
Stimulus Guidance Spotlights Teacher Evaluations: "As part of the teacher-quality assurance states must fulfill to receive fiscal-stabilization money, for instance, the department plans to demand that states report for each district the number and percentage of teachers and principals scoring at each performance level on local teacher- and principal-evaluation instruments."