• Standards Based Report Cards 
     
    "By comparing one child's performance to a clear standard, parents,
    students and teachers all know precisely what is expected
    Every time a student attempts a task, the performance is compared
    to the standard, not the other students' performances. The most important advantages for students and families are
    fairness, clarity and improved learning.
    "

    Douglas B. Reeves, 101 Questions and Answers about Standards, Assessment and Accountability, 2004