A growth model is a “collection of definitions, calculations or rules that summarizes student performance over two or more time points and supports interpretation about the students, their classrooms, their educators or their schools.” (Castellano & Ho, 2013)
Within each measurement model, there are several pros and cons to each. It is important to understand the model to use it well.
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