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Educator Effectiveness

Educator Talent: Effective Educators for Every Student and Effective Leaders for Every School.  Attract (Megaphone), Prepare (Stack of Books), Support (Gears Turning) and Retain (Shooting Star)

Classroom teaching and school leadership are the strongest school-based factors impacting student achievement.

CDE is supporting the state’s 178 school districts to attract, prepare and support great educators.

Because... every child in every classroom deserves to have excellent teachers and excellent building leaders who are supported in their ongoing professional growth.

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Register now for the EE Leader's Retreat in Keystone and don't miss your chance to plan and focus on the continuous improvement of your evaluation system implementation for the 2017-18 school year. Register by Friday, May 5!

Learn about teacher and principal performance evaluation data and aggregated reports, Educator Effectiveness Metrics, and view latest reports. 


The purpose of this document is to highlight examples of specific measures used by districts/BOCES for the Measures of Student Learning (MSL) portion of educator evaluations.

In response to feedback from the field, the Educator Effectiveness Unit has created a document to highlight the given flexibilities within the legislation and State Board of Education rules guiding implementation on SB191.

This "one-stop" document provides a brief description of each resource and indicates the intended audience all at the click of a link!

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