Pennsylvania - Educator Performance Evaluation: Educator Evaluation Policy

Area: 
Educator Evaluation Policy
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2015
Summary: 

The State Legislature has authority over educator assessments.

Body: 

The Pennsylvania Educator Evaluation System was required by the Legislature by Act 82 to develop educator effectiveness models that will reform the way schools evaluate school professionals as well as the critical components of training and professional growth. 50% of the annual evaluations should be based on student performance measures.

Adopting Authority: 
State Legislature
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
11/24/2015