Blog: The Educated Reporter

More Than Scores: Assessing the Future of Teacher Evaluations

I’m at the University of Chicago for the next few days for our EWA seminar for journalists looking at the current — and future — landscape for teacher evaluations. We’ll be posting content from the sessions, but in the meantime you can get up to speed with a handy backgrounder over on EdMedia Commons. You can also check out some recent posts I’ve written on this and related topics:

Study of Teacher Effectiveness: Two Sets of Eyes Better Than One

For Some Teachers, $4,000 Now Beats $8,000 Later

One Teacher Feels Impact of Value-Added Evaluations

New York City Teacher Evaluations Made Public: Will It Help?

Teacher Policies: How Does Your State Rate?