Video: LA Times Editor Under Fire
More and more, it seems like the LA Times is becoming the story, not the teachers whose work was rated and whose ratings were (and apparently still will be) published. Watch senior editor Doug Smith really struggle with this extended interview about the story the paper put out, stammering and hesitating more and more as the interview proceeds.
The rankings are just one measure, Smith says. But they're important. They've been around a long time. But they could still use improvement.