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Thoughtful Classroom Rubric

The Thoughtful Classroom Teacher Effectiveness Framework™ (TCTEF) is a comprehensive system for observing, evaluating and refining classroom practice. 

250+ Collaborative Educators

Designed in partnership with over 250 teachers and administrators.

Speaking the Same Language

Creates a common language for talking about high-quality teaching and how classroom practice can be improved.

Common Core Alignment

Aligned to key themes in the Common Core and various state teaching standards.

Widely accepted.

Already state-approved in Michigan, New York and New Jersey.

Setting a Standard

The framework makes the work of aligning teacher evaluation with standards easier than ever before. 

Goal of the Rubric

The ultimate goal of the framework is to create a common language for talking about high-quality teaching and how classroom practice can be improved.

 We’re on a mission.

Standard For Success is on a mission to build better teachers, better students and a better world. Please join us.

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What Our Customers Are Saying

Standard For Success is the industry-standard in education software and services.

“Avon Community School Corporation is extremely excited to be partnering with Standard For Success to provide our teachers and administrators with the best online evaluation tool available to school corporations. It is clear that Standard for Success is the industry leader in ease of use and customer service. Our administrative team is looking forward to implementing this tool in our district to provide our teachers with effective and timely feedback.”
Assistant Superintendent at Avon Community School Corporation

“SFS was a valuable tool for me as an elementary school principal. The flexibility of the SFS program in meeting our unique needs was a great benefit! The program was adapted to meet our needs as SFS’s team worked with us to ensure optimal performance and support!”
Mark Kern, Associate Pastor at Pleasant View Baptist Church, Retired School Principal

“After training, we were extremely impressed with the staff and how professional and user-friendly the software was. It’s varying capabilities excite us. From the capability to use it offline and sync it up later to the capability to see district and school-wide summaries for every domain, Standard For Success’ ease of use and customer service are a great fit with our needs as a district.”
Tom Davis, Superintendent at Heritage Community Unit School District #8

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