What is the definition of adequate progress according to the courts? How does your district address adequate progress? Compare and contrast how your district addresses adequate progress and how the courts have defined adequate progress.
Definition of AYP:
According to the law, states have the flexibility to define this yearly progress, but it must include the following elements:
*State tests must be the primary factor in the state's measure of AYP, but the use of at least one other academic indicator of school performance is required, and additional indicators are permitted;
*For secondary schools, the other academic indicator must be the high school graduation rate;
*States must set a baseline for measuring students' performance toward the ...
This solution carefully assesses how one's district addresses adequate progress and how the courts have defined adequate progress.