The Florida department of education posted the first round of aggregate results from its new teacher evaluation system, then withdrew it within hours due to errors.
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December 08, 2012
December 03, 2012
Los Angeles' schools and teachers' union have reached a tentative pact about the conditions of teacher evaluation.
November 15, 2012
Newark teachers approved a contract that overhauls pay and evaluation systems.
November 07, 2012
Unions were among the big winners in several teacher-policy-related ballot referendums on tickets last night.
October 24, 2012
"Value added" gauges of teacher performance at the middle and high school level seem prone to certain kinds of bias.
October 11, 2012
In response to complaints, the Denver district is revising language in its teacher-evaluation system that described a "distinguished" teacher as one who "encourages students to challenge and question the dominant culture" and "take social action to change/improve society or work for social justice,"...
September 27, 2012
Nearly all Michigan teachers from a sample of districts scored a rating of "effective" or higher on evaluations in 2011-12.
August 31, 2012
A controversial teacher evaluation bill in California was unexpectedly spiked.
August 22, 2012
A new report gives a comprehensive look at states' changing teacher-quality policies.
August 16, 2012
A bill in California threatens to undo a state rule requiring pupil achievement to count in teacher evaluations.