Site Index | CDE Offices | Staff Directory


* * CDE will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. * *

Falcon School District


  • Pikes Peak

Type of Provider: Public School district 

Main Contact
Amber Whestine

10850 East Woodmen Road 
Falcon, Colorado 80831

Program Description: District 49 provides approved training for Colorado evaluators as part of our Aha! Network. Our program includes an initial 1-day workshop in the summer, followed by an additional on-site training day in the fall. Training through guided instructional rounds, on-line collaboration, dialogue and support is also included as part of the program. Intended participant outcomes include an understanding of:

• The critical effects of Senate Bill 10-191

• The Educator Quality Standards including teacher, principal and special service provider performance standards, elements and professional practices

• Evaluation processes, best-practices and time management

• Importance of effective feedback that improves teaching, learning and educator performance outcomes

• The Colorado Model Educator Evaluation System rubric and scoring procedures

• Inter-rater reliability

• Measures of student learning / outcomes

• Uses for state assessment in educator evaluation

• Alignment of school / district initiatives (programs, accountability systems and evaluation)

• Available resources that support evaluators in effective evaluation practices

For more information or to register for the program contact Annette Romero, Professional Development Registration Coordinator or visit

Quick Links


Contact Us

Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
Contact CDE

CDE Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
See also: Licensing Hours

Educator Licensing