Colorado - Educator Performance Evaluation: Educator Evaluation Authority

Area: 
Educator Evaluation Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State Board of Education has full authority to adopt educator evaluations.

Body: 

According to C.R.S. 22-9-104, the Colorado State Board of Education is tasked with promulgating guidelines relating to the planning, development, implementation, and assessment of a licensed personnel performance evaluation system that may be followed by each school district and board of cooperative services within the state. In promulgating said guidelines, the state board shall allow each school district and board of cooperative services to involve and consult with the licensed personnel and citizens of the school district or districts. Each school district and board of cooperative services shall have the flexibility needed to develop a system of personnel performance evaluation that is specifically designed to meet the individual needs of that school district and board of cooperative services.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/04/2016