Wyoming - 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 Wyoming State Model Educator Support and Evaluation System was developed in response to the Accountability in Education Act of 2012 and House Bill 0072 (2013 Chapter 167). It is intended for local districts to use as a starting point, to be tailored to use in districts across the state, in order to ease the difficult process of developing an annual educator evaluation system. At least 20% of the educator evaluation should be based on student performance measures.

Adopting Authority: 
State Legislature
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
11/13/2015