Virginia - Educator Performance Evaluation: Educator Evaluation Policy

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

The State Board of Education has authority over educator assessments.

Body: 

The State Board of Education set forth standards for all Virginia teachers and called for educators to be evaluated using several mechanisms, including student growth measures and professional knowledge. The Guidelines for Uniform Performance Standards and Evaluation Criteria for Teachers, Administrators, and Superintendents call for educators be evaluated annually, and 40% of the evaluation be based on student performance measures.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
11/20/2015