Publication September 2017 20 pages (17E01)

Evaluator Training
Improving a key building block of better instruction

A Guide for States 

What are the components of an effective training program for evaluators?

Many states and school districts provide basic evaluator training for conducting teachers’ evaluations. But this basic training does not assure that evaluators will be prepared to provide teachers classroom observations that are rigorous, reliable and personally relevant.


Student Surveys: A Fresh Look

Using lessons learned from earlier launches, SREB takes a fresh look at student surveys — effective uses, educator resistance, and ideas for states, districts and schools interested in implementing them.