Teacher Evaluations

Teacher evaluation in a pandemic: 5 ways to make it work

September 10, 2020

  Teacher evaluation. Ugh. The term evokes so many mixed emotions. Teachers often find them useless at best and fear-inducting at worst. And principals often see them as just another item to check off a list.   In my work with...

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Gorillas and Teacher Evaluation

Gorillas and Teacher Evaluation

March 5, 2014

Let me just say this at the start–I’m in favor of systematized teacher evaluation systems. Here in Rhode Island, we have taken elements of the Danielson framework and built a rubric for professional practice from it. In our network, we’ve...

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