USED Peer Review Additional Specifications

  • Fully approved assessment system

  • Uniform minimum-n for all groups

  • No confidence intervals for growth

  • Very limited recalculation of student growth target

  • Cannot use with multiple other non-Status approaches, such as Safe Harbor and Index

  • Apply growth to all students for reporting and accountability (preference)

  • Report student growth results (preference)

  • State has vertical scale (preference?)