Edu­ca­tion reform is headed to the ballot box in Mass­a­chu­setts. This November, voters will likely decide a ballot ini­tia­tive that aims to make teacher effec­tive­ness a key com­po­nent of school-​​staffing deci­sions. But the pro­posal has drummed up oppo­si­tion from local teachers’ unions, leaving the initiative’s prospects for suc­cess uncertain.

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