A dangerous game of chicken is emerging all over New York in regards to teacher evaluations.
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June 03, 2011
May 13, 2011
The week saw two major developments in teacher effectiveness policies in Illinois and in Houston, Texas.
May 11, 2011
This summer, NEA delegates will vote whether to approve a policy statement allowing test scores to be one of several measures of a teacher's evaluation.
April 26, 2011
Two recent studies on Cincinnati's teacher-evaluation system provide some initial insights about classroom practices that seem to be linked to better student performance, and evidence that teachers improve as a result of the formal review process.
April 15, 2011
Tennessee and Colorado panels have fleshed out their state's evaluation frameworks.
April 14, 2011
A peer-review plan, as well as $11 million in RTTT funds, have been preserved in Toledo, Ohio.
March 23, 2011
Teachers and parents hold rather different opinions about aspects of teacher quality, such as whether student growth ought to be a key part of measuring teacher effectiveness, a new survey finds.
March 22, 2011
A report explores the first year of data from D.C.'s IMPACT teacher evaluation system.
February 25, 2011
As envisioned by the AFT, an improvement plan for teachers believed to be ineffective would include "clearly articulated measures of success, timelines, support needed, and periodic reviews."
January 21, 2011
A report from TAP offers insights into how teacher evaluations can be implemented.