West Virginia - Educator Performance Evaluation: Educator Evaluation Policy
Required by legislature. Supported by State Board, developed by Department. During the 2012 Legislative Session, House Bill 4236 was enacted and requires the implementation of a statewide teacher evaluation system that includes student learning as an indicator among extensive measures of educator performance. Beginning with the 2013-2014 school year, the new evaluation system will be used in all public schools statewide.