Education Industry

How One School District is Trying to get Teacher Evaluations Right

State officials, school officials, education experts and parents seem to be on a non-ending quest to get to a teacher evaluation system that’s fair to teachers while ultimately achieving the goal everyone seems to agree on — providing every single...
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Still striving to reach a consensus on teacher evaluations

It’s been seven years since Race to the Top was approved to reform America’s educational system, with teacher evaluations being a major part of those reforms. And since then, numerous programs have been implemented to take on that challenge — many...
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Using student test scores to evaluate teachers: Is it time for a change?

Now that the standard of using student scores to grade teachers has surpassed the 15-year mark, educational experts once again are analyzing teacher evaluations to determine if they are due for another overhaul. While it appears that using student scores...
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