Dear Marie Clay (part 1)Posted: February 22, 2013
Oh Marie. I really wish you were still here. I need your wisdom. I need your guidance. I need you to stay the hand of people who are bastardizing your brilliance.
You designed Running Records to enable teachers to analyze our students’ reading behaviors.
I think you might be dismayed to hear that my state is using them to analyze how well teachers are teaching students to read.
I don’t think the two uses are interchangeable. And I bet you would agree with me.