This Resource section has been created to provide targeted information and and useful resources for various audiences. CDE is committed to actively supporting Colorado realize the Educator Effectiveness vision:
Effective educators for every student, effective leaders for every school.
Access this tool designed to help Colorado educators rate an assessment’s potential for measuring student academic growth faligned to the Colorado Academic Standards.
CDE Resource Bank
Get information on this resource bank, resulting from the work of the Colorado Content Collaboratives, including high quality assessments aligned to the Colorado Academic Standards for all grades and content areas.
Colorado Legacy Foundation
View resources from CLF including their S.B. 10-191 Toolkit, and Teacher and Principal Perception Surveys.
Quickly find answers to your educator effectiveness questions.
Download fact sheets on hot topics around educator effectiveness.
Sign up for the monthly educator effectiveness e-newsletter and access the archive.
Learn about tools that are being developed to promote common interpretations of teacher quality and help evaluators provide useful and actionable feedback to educators.
Access the guidance intended to give districts and BOCES a starting point for determining the 50 percent student growth portion of teacher and principal/assistant principal evaluations.
State Model Evaluation System Resources
Find out how to access the user's guide, rubrics and associated tools for the model system.
State Council for Educator Effectiveness
Learn about the work of the 15-member State Council for Educator Effectiveness, guided by S.B. 10-191.
Superintendent and Principal Tools
Check out the tools created for district leadership to use when training their staff or community about educator effectiveness.
Watch a short video series on educator effectiveness, the State Model Evaluation System and preparing for implementation of S.B. 10-191.
Access information on partners in educator effectiveness work, other local/state evaluation systems and related research.