What I believe is the best piece yet published on teacher evaluation was made public this morning.
You can download Linda Darling Hammond’s Creating A Comprehensive System For Evaluating and Supporting Effective Teaching at the website of the Stanford Center For Opportunity Policy In Education.
I can’t make enough positive comments about this report. I was lucky enough to see it in draft form as a member of the California State Educator Excellence Task Force.
I’m adding this report to:
I’ll be sharing an excerpt in my Education Week column next week, but I’d encourage you to read it now.