After your appraiser conducts a formal observation under the T-TESS evaluation system, your appraiser must conduct a post-observation conference with you within ten working days.
Our Schools are Starved for Money – Who Pays What? Our schools depend on local property values and money from the state. Historically, the state
Teachers ask more questions about planning and preparation periods than any other subject. Below, you will find answers to some of those questions. Planning and
Two Wichita Falls ISD principals were arrested for failure to report suspected sexual abuse of students to Child Protective Services. In the first case, the
There are important rights of teachers when it comes to documentation received, responses written, and appeals of the evaluation. Any documentation that an appraiser wishes
The new teacher evaluation system requires an end-of-year conference with your appraiser. This conference is a time to reflect on the year and discuss any
One of the major components of the T-TESS appraisal system is a formal observation along with a pre- and post- conference with your appraiser. The
Email is the best way to document an incident, so that you will have a record of your documentation. It is also best to keep
You are about to meet with a parent whom you believe will be out of control. You may even fear what the parent will do.
Write a response and ask for change. Any time you are unhappy with a walk-through, observation, cumulative document information, or anything else, you should write
In the first part of our PDAS Primer, we began discussing the Professional Development and Appraisal System (PDAS). We answered general questions, discussed the Teacher Self-Report