|NV||Signed into law 06/2013||P-12||Educator Evaluation|
Requires the State Board of Education to prescribe the pupil achievement data to be used in the evaluation of teachers and school-based admi...
|IA||to governor 05/2013||P-12||Council on Educator Development|
H.F. 215 - Division VI
Establishes a council to study and make recommendations for statewide teacher and administrator evaluations. Requires the council to conside...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Teacher Performance Evaluations|
Provides that educators with two or more unsatisfactory, ineffective, or needs development annual summative performance evaluations within a...
|CO||To governor 04/2013||P-12||Confidentiality of K-12 Educator Performance Data|
Authorizes access to a teacher's evaluation reports for an individual responsible for reviewing a nonprobationary teacher's appeal. Provides...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Under current law, only 35% of teacher or principal evaluation are based on student growth data. This bill provides that teachers can reques...
|OK||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Deadlines and Frequency of Teacher Evaluations|
Removes deadlines and changes the frequency of teacher evaluations. (Was once prior to November 15 and once prior to February 10 of each yea...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Increase in Observations for Written Evaluation|
Enacts annual evaluation of certain employee's performance which will include two observations performed before January and May of each year...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Teacher and Principal Evaluation Systems|
Directs the department of education, before the 2014-15 school year, to develop a framework for a statewide personnel evaluation system. Dir...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||School personnel evaluation policies and grievance procedures.|
H.B. 2151/S.B. 1223
Makes several changes to the processes by which teachers and certain administrators are evaluated and to the grievance procedure process. Re...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Requires the Department of Education to develop student growth indicators by October 1, 2014, to be used in the accreditation of schools and...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Confidentiality of Teacher Evaluation Data|
Requires performance indicators, or other data used by the local school board to judge the growth or quality of a teacher, to be kept confid...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Teacher/Leader Evaluation System|
Delays implementation of phase II of the statewide education accountability system pertaining to teacher and school leader evaluation by pro...
|NM||Vetoed 03/2013||P-12||School Teacher & Principal Evaluation System Council|
Partially from bill analysis: Adds a new section of the school personnel act to require the public education department (PED) to convene a 3...
|NM||Passed 02/2013||P-12||Validity Study of Teacher and School Administrator Effectivesness|
Requests to convene a work group to study the validity of using standards-based assessments for other purposes, principally teacher and scho...
|AK||Adopted 01/2013||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluation|
4 AAC 04.200, 205; 4 AAC 19.010, 020, 030, 040, 050, 060, 099
Requires by July 1, 2015, a school district will adopt standards of performance for teachers and administrators based on student learning da...
|LA||Adopted 12/2012||P-12||Measures of Growth in Student Learning--Value-Added Model|
Requires that the value-added educator evaluation model not be used in any cases where fewer than 10 students with value-added results are a...
|MT||Adopted 10/2012||P-12||Accreditation, Including Teacher Evaluation|
Modifies accreditation. One modification deletes old section on teacher evaluation and replaces with new. Requires that evaluation system fo...
|LA||Adopted 09/2012||P-12||Evaluation and Assessment of Teachers and Administrators|
LAC 28:CXLVII.105, 301, 305, 307, 309, 311, 319, 321, 323, 325, 701, 901, 903, and 905
Makes various changes to align the evaluation of school personnel with Act 54 of the 2010 Regular Legislative Session, including: (1) Clarif...
|AR||Adopted 08/2012||P-12||Teacher Excellence and Support System|
AR ADC 005.08.4-1.0 to AR ADC005.08.4-14.0
Establishes the requirements and implementation procedures concerning the Teacher Excellence and Support System, beginning in the 2014-2015 ...
|NM||Adopted 08/2012||P-12||Teacher and School Leader Effectiveness|
Adds new rule: 6.69.8 NMAC 'Teacher and School Leader Effectiveness,' which is intended to establish uniform procedures for conducting annua...
|NJ||Signed into law 08/2012||P-12||Teacher Evaluation and Tenure|
Creates the Teacher Effectiveness and Accountability for the Children of New Jersey (TEACHNJ) Act.
Defines "evaluation" as a process based ...
|MA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Teacher and Principal Evaluation Systems|
Requires the State Board to establish and maintain a data system for the purpose of assessing the effectiveness of district evaluation syste...
|MI||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Principal Educator Evaluator Training|
(Sec. 95) Creates a new grant program to train principals and assistant principals in educator evaluations. Programs must meet all of the fo...
|NY||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Public Reporting of Teacher/Principal Performance Review Results|
Directs each district and board of cooperative educational services (BOCES) to release to the public and the department of education the qua...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Teacher Evaluations|
S.B. 316 - Teacher Evaluations
Provides that, notwithstanding other provisions, each local board's teacher evaluation policy applies to any person employed under a teacher...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Testing Low-Performing Teachers|
S.B. 316 - Testing Low-Performing Teachers
Prior provisions required all district, community school, and STEM school classroom teachers, teaching in a core subject area, whose schools...
|IL||Adopted 06/2012||P-12||Evaluation of Certified Employees Under Articles 24A and 34 of the School Code|
23 IL ADC 50.10, 20, 30, 100, 110, 120, 140, 200, 300, 310, 320, 330, 400, 410, 420; 23 IL ADC 50.App. A
From Illinois Register: Sets forth the minimum requirements for both student growth and professional practice that all school districts must...
|PA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Rating Tool for Professional School Staff|
H.B. 1901 - Section 1123
Section 1123 requires the Secretary of Education--by June 30, 2013--to create a rating tool to measure the performance of professional staff...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Matters|
S.B. 2284 -- Division III
This section relates to teacher reviews, professional development, and administrator evaluations. Creates three new task forces: Statewide E...
|LA||Adopted 05/2012||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluations|
LAC 28:CXLVII.Chapters 1-9
From May 2012 Louisiana Register: Act 54 of the 2010 Regular Legislative Session required that BESE develop, adopt, and promulgate all rules...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Teacher and Admin Evaluations|
(Sec. 51) Expands the requirements for the guidelines for the state model evaluation program for teachers and school administrators to inclu...
|MN||Vetoed 05/2012||P-12||Consequences of Teacher Evaluations|
Requires a school board and the exclusive representative of the teachers to negotiate a plan to base unrequested leave of absence, discharge...
|NY||Issued 04/2012||P-12||Establishing the New NY Education Reform Commission|
E.O. No. 44
Establishes the New NY Education Reform Commission to provide guidance and advice to the governor on education policy, performance, and inno...
|GA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Deadline for Annual Performance Evaluations|
H.B. 706 - Deadline for Annual Performance Evaluations
Eliminates a deadline for annual performance evaluations (continues to require annual performance evaluations, but eliminates requirement th...
|LA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Teacher Reduction in Force and Dismissals|
Requires school boards to adopt policies that delegate reduction in force to local superintendents to dismiss teachers and other employees. ...
|LA||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Teacher Tenure, Dismisal and Evaluation|
Eliminates teacher tenure for new employees hired after July 2012. Teachers rated highly effective for five years within a six-year period w...
|TN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Value Added Teacher Evaluation|
Directs the department of education to follow through and fulfill its publicly stated plan to provide multiple opportunities for feedback an...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Effective Teaching and School Leadership|
Requires school administrative units to develop and implement comprehensive performance evaluation and professional growth systems for teach...
|AZ||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Teacher/Principal Evaluations|
Requires the State Board to adopt four state performance classifications (highly effective, effective, developing, ineffective) and guidelin...
|WI||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Multiple Sections: Educator Effectiveness and Preparation Program Effectiveness|
Requires that beginning July 1, 2012, each teacher preparatory program in the state submit to the department a list of individuals who have ...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Portion of State Funding Contingent on Adoption of Teacher and Principal Evaluation Process|
A.B. 9057 - Portion of State Funding Contingent on Adoption of Teacher and Principal Evaluation Process
Part A, Section 1: Requires a school district, to be eligible for an apportionment of general support for public schools from the funds appr...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Annual Professional Performance Reviews Transition Grants|
A.B. 9057 - Annual Professional Performance Reviews Transition Grants
Part A, Section 22-b: For the 2011-12 and/or 2012-13 school year, authorizes the commissioner of education to award certain districts annual...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluations|
Establishes a new system of performance evaluations of classroom teachers, principals and assistant principals; provides exclusions from the...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Educator Evaluation|
S.B. 64 - Educator Evaluation
Requires each district employee to be evaluated annually in accordance with state board rules. Requires provisional or probationary educator...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Teacher Evaluations- Transfer|
Requires local boards of education to consider a transferring teacher's evaluations from a prior LEA in making tenure decisions. Allows the ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Online Education Survey|
From bill summary: Requires the state board of education to establish a three-year pilot online school survey system that includes surveys f...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Teacher & Principal Evaluations|
Requires state board, no later than July 1, 2013, to implement and administer an annual teacher performance evaluation system, based on perf...
|WA||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Professional Development and Evaluations of Teachers and Principals|
Provides a framework for professional development for implementation of new teacher and principal evaluation systems. http://apps.leg.wa.gov...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Teacher and Principal Evaluations|
Provides that beginning in the 2014-2015 school year, any public school district seeking state accreditation must evaluate each certified te...
|CO||Signed into law 02/2012||P-12||Evaluation of Educator Effectiveness|
Senate Bill 10-191, enacted in 2010, requires the general assembly to review and approve the rules adopted by the state board of education i...
|WI||Signed into law 12/2011||P-12||Value-Added Analyses of Scores to Evaluate Teachers|
S.B. 95 - Section 5 (118.225)
Among other provisions, allows use of value-added analyses of scores on the results of examinations administered to pupils to evaluate teach...
|MI||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluation/Governor's Council on Educator Effectiveness|
From Legislative Staff Summary - Specifies provisions that must apply to personnel decisions concerning teachers when a school district or i...
|MN||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Professional Development, Evaluation, and Peer Coaching|
Allows a school board and the exclusive representative of the teachers to develop through joint agreement a teacher evaluation and peer revi...
|OR||To governor 07/2011||P-12||Teaching Standards|
Directs the State Board of Education, in consultation with the Teachers Standards and Practices Commission, to adopt statewide core teaching...
|CT||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Secondary School Reform Act Delay/Teacher Evaluations/Tenure/Student Governance Councils/6th Grade Student Success Plan|
Secondary School Reform Act - Delays by two years the implementation of the secondary school reform requirements enacted in 2010 that: (1) I...
|IN||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Teacher Evaluations and Renewal|
Establishes an annual staff performance evaluation that categorizes teachers as highly effective, effective, improvement necessary, or ineff...
|OH||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Teacher Evaluations|
H.B. 153 - Teacher Evaluations
By December 31, 2011, directs the state board to develop a standards-based framework for teacher evaluation, which must incorporate numerous...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Modifies Law Governing Teacher Career Status|
Modifies the law governing teacher career status. Creates a definition of "inadequate performance" for teachers: failure to perform at a pro...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Teachers and Leaders Council|
Creates the Teachers and Leaders Council of Nevada; prescribing the membership and duties of the Council; requiring the State Board of Educa...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Confidentiality of Teacher and Administrator Performance Documents|
Clarifies that the confidentiality of documents evaluating teacher or administrator performance applies to teachers and administrators at op...
|IL||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
S.B. 7 - Teacher Evaluation
Applies to all districts: Permits a school district and its teachers' exclusive bargaining representative to agree to an earlier implementat...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Teacher and administrator evaluation|
Existing law provides that a teacher or administrator must be evaluated at least once each year. Teachers and administrators who have comple...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2011||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluations and Employment|
Expands the requirements of the annual reports of accountability to include a reporting of the number and percentages of administrators, tea...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Teacher Continuting Contract Offers/Probationary Teacher Evaluation|
Requires three years of experience in a school administrative unit before a teacher may receive a continuing contract offer. Requires the su...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Amends K.S.A. 2010 Supp. 72-5445. Allows school districts to offer employment contracts to teachers for one or up to two additional years (t...
|GA||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Professional Standards Commission|
Directs the Professional Standards Commission to revise its certification renewal rules to require, effective July 2015, demonstration of th...
|OK||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Teacher and Leader Effectiveness Evaluation System|
Relates to the Teacher and Leader Effectiveness Evaluation System; changes the Commission from the Oklahoma Race to the Top Commission to th...
|New Mexico Effective Teaching Task Force|
Creates the New Mexico Effective Teaching Task Force that is charged with presenting recommendations to the governor regarding how best to m...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2011||P-12||Models for Teacher and Principal Evaluations|
Expands state law providing that each school district may select and incorporate one or more of the models for evaluation of the professiona...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Teacher Excellence and Support System|
Establishes the Teacher Excellence and Support System. Institutes a system of teacher evaluation of the following categories: (A) Planning a...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Teacher Layoff and Teacher Tenure|
Prohibits districts from using a last-hired-first-fired layoff policy when terminating school district employees. Permits a district to cons...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Provides components that may be included in a career ladder. Provides that annual evaluations for all teachers may be a component of a caree...
|FL||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluations|
S.B. 736 - Teacher and Administrator Evaluations
Enacts the "Student Success Act". Requires each district superintendent to annually report the results of instructional staff and administra...
|FL||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Workforce Reductions|
S.B. 736 - Workforce Reductions
Repeals existing provisions requiring that workforce reductions be made pursuant to collective bargaining agreements, where such exist. Prov...
|WY||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Teacher Accountability Act|
S.F. 146--Teacher Quality--Evaluation
Requires the State Board of Education to develop an annual teacher performance evaluation system which is:
(1) Based in part on student acad...
|AL||Adopted 12/2010||P-12||Teacher and Leader Certification|
ADC 290-3-2-.01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35
Rewrites Chapter 290-3-2. To align the format so that all relevant information on each topic is placed together which will make the document...
|MI||Signed into law 12/2010||P-12||Collective Bargaining Exception to Performance Evaluation System|
Provides an exception to the statutory requirement that a school board adopt and implement a performance evaluation system, if a collective ...
|NJ||Issued 09/2010||P-12||Educator Effectiveness Task Force|
Creates a New Jersey Educator Effectiveness Task Force for School and District-level education professionals. Charges the task force with de...
|LA||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Teacher Evaluations|
The bill links the evaluations of teachers and school administrators to student growth. The legislation requires student growth to count fo...
|OK||Signed into law 08/2010||P-12||Evaluation Policies|
Requires local boards to establish a policy for evaluation which by no later than the 2013-14 school year, must be revised and based upon th...
|FL||Issued 06/2010||P-12||Florida's Task Force on Excellent Teaching|
Establishes Florida's Task Force on Excellent Teaching. Directs the task force to:
(1) Review performance appraisal systems and teacher cer...
|MO||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Missouri's Educator Evaluation System|
Directs school districts to adopt teaching standardsthat include the following elements: "students actively participate and are successful i...
|OK||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Dismissal Section|
This section addresses employment status of career teachers (defined in this section), probationary teachers and administrators. A principa...
|NY||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Teacher and Principal Evaluations and Hearing Procedures|
A.B. 11171, Section 1-5
From "Summary of Specific Provisions" on Assembly Web site:
Section one of the bill would add a new S3012-c of the Education law, establis...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Teacher /Principal Evaluation and Tenure|
Calls for the development of a teacher evaluation system in which at least 50% of the evaluation is determined by the academic growth of the...
|NY||Emergency Rule Adoption 05/2010||P-12||Annual Professional Performance Review for Teachers|
Title 8 NYCRR Section 100.2(o)
From the administrative register:
As part of its reform agenda for strengthening teaching, the board of regents has made four major changes...
|AZ||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Teacher and Principal Evaluations|
Requires the state board of education to adopt and maintain a model framework for a teacher and principal evaluation instrument that includ...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Data Sharing Agreements|
Requires the Board of Teaching and the Department of Education to enter into a data sharing agreement to share educational data at the E-12 ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Expansion of the State-wide Public School Information System|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 3
Directs the state department of education to, on or before July 1, 2013, expand the state-wide public school information system as follows:
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Model Teacher Evaluation Program Guidelines|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 4
Directs the state board of education to adopt, on or before July 1, 2013, in consultation with the Performance Evaluation Advisory Council, ...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2010||P-12||Establishes the Performance Evaluation Advisory Council|
S.B. 438 - Sec. 5
Establishes the Performance Evaluation Advisory Council within the state department of education; details the council's membership and provi...
|RI||Adopted 04/2010||P-12||Educator Evaluation System Standards|
Board of Regents Rules
Establishes rules regarding the implementation of educator evaluation system standards. ...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Extends Probationary Period of Employment and Adds Student Growth to Evaluation Process|
H.B. 1263 - Tenure and Evaluation Sections
Extends the probationary period of employment (nontenure) for certificated employees from 2 years to 3 years, requires that nontenured certi...
|ME||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Encourages the Use of Models in the Collection and Use of Student Achievement Data|
Eliminates the prohibition on the use of student assessment data in the establishment of models for evaluation of the professional performan...
|TN||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Teacher Evaluations|
Requires that evaluations be part of a teacher's permanent record, and as such to be available for review upon request by the teacher. Chapt...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Teacher Professional Development and Evaluation|
Adds the use of certain professional development to the standards of annual performance evaluation for teachers; relates to accountability, ...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Teacher Mentorships and Evaluation|
District must provide for the mentorship and evaluation of level one teachers. At the end of each year and at the end of the license period,...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2010||P-12||Teacher Standards and Evaluation|
Establishes standards for teaching; requires an annual teacher evaluation; provides for the development of a model evaluation instrument.
|CO||Issued 03/2010||P-12||Governor's Council for Educator Effectiveness|
Exec. Order B 2010-001
The purpose of the Council is to provide a forum for considering options and providing recommendations to ensure that every educator (teache...
|NV||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Eliminates the prohibition on the use of pupil achievement data for the evaluation and discipline of teachers, paraprofessionals and other e...
|TN||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Tennessee First to the Top Act of 2010 - Multiple Provisions|
S.B. 7005A - H.B. 7010A
Enacts the Tennessee First to the Top Act of 2010. From fiscal note: Authorizes the Commissioner of Education to move any public
school or l...
|IL||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Performance Evaluation Reform Act of 2010|
Amends 105 ILCS 5/2-3.25g. After effective date, bars districts, joint agreements of districts or regional superintendents from seeking a wa...
|CA||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Use of Data in Teacher/Administrator Evaluations and Employment Decisions|
S.B. 1E - Section 2
Adds Section 10601.6 to the education code. Permits districts to use data in the California Education Information System and/or any other da...
|MI||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Teacher Data System|
S.B. 926 - Sec. 94a(1)(i)
Part of Michigan's Race to the Top Legislation. Requires the Center for Educational Performance and Information (located in the Office of th...
|MI||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Teacher Performance Evaluation|
S.B. 981 - Sec. 1249
Part of Michigan's Race to the Top Legislation. Requires local school boards, working with teachers and school administrators, to implement ...
|MI||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Teacher and Administrator Evaluation|
S.B. 981 - Sec. 1249
Part of Michigan's Race to the Top Legislation. Requires local boards of education to work with teachers and administrators to develop a sys...
|TN||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Tennessee First to the Top Act of 2010 - Teacher-Related Provisions|
S.B. 7005A - H.B. 7010A
Creates a Teacher Evaluation Advisory Committee (TEAC) composed of 15 members, including the Commissioner of Education, the Executive Direct...
|WI||Signed into law 11/2009||P-12||Evaluation of Teacher Performance|
Current law directs school districts to administer certain standardized examinations to pupils enrolled in the 4th, 8th, and 10th grades. Cu...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12|
|P-20 Longitudinal Education Data System|
Creates the P-20 Longitudinal Education Data System Act. Requires the state board of education, the community college board, and the board o...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Model Peer Assistance and Review Program|
H.B. 1 - Section 265.70.50
By December 31, 2010, directs the department of education, in consultation with the educator standards board, to develop a model peer assist...
|NC||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Probationary and Career Teacher Hearing Process Modifications|
Modifies the hearing process applicable to probationary teachers by providing the teacher a right to notice and hearing prior to the
|UT||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||Educator Evaluation Program|
Requires a local school board to develop an educator evaluation program and provide for (1) the evalution of provisional and probationary ed...
|IA||Adopted 02/2008||P-12||GENERAL ACCREDITATION STANDARDS|
IAC 281-12.7(256,284,284A), 12.7(1), 12.7(2), 72.9(1), 281-Chapter83, 281-83.1(284,284A), 281- 83.2(284,248A), 281-83.3(284), 83.3(1) through,83.3(4), 281-83.4(284),
Implements changes made to the Student Achievement and Teacher Quality program and the Beginning Administration Mentoring and Induction prog...
|LA||Adopted 12/2007||P-12||Approval of Teacher Education Programs|
LAC 28:XLV.205 and 207
Amends sections of Bulletin 996 - Standards for Approval of Teacher Education Programs. Clarifies the process of moving from second-stage ap...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Alternative Procedures for Teacher Evaluation, Remediation and Removal for Cause|
pp 29-30: Authorizes the Chicago school board and the exclusive representative of the district's teachers to establish alternative procedure...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Evaluation of Probationary Teachers|
Relates to probationary teacher evaluation. Requires an administrator who is responsible for evaluating a teacher to personally observe that...
|NV||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||School Governing Boards and Administrators Evaluating Teachers|
Requires an administrator who is responsible for evaluating a teacher to personally observe that teacher in the classroom for not less than ...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Teacher Quality Committee|
S.F. 277 (Section 17)
Strikes Section 284.4, subsection 1, paragraph c, which made a district eligible for student achievement and teaching quality monies if the ...
|IA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Performance Reviews|
S.F. 277 (Section 28)
Strikes Section 284.7, subsection 4, which provided that if a performance review for a teacher is conducted in the 5th year of the teacher's...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Teacher Preparation Program Effectiveness and P-16 Data System|
S.B. 2107 - Part A, Section 4
Directs the commissioner to evaluate the effectiveness of all teacher preparation programs in the state, and the timelines and costs of deve...
|NY||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Teacher Tenure Determinations|
S.B. 2107 - Part A, Section 9
Directs the regents to promulgate rules establishing minimum standards and procedures for tenure determinations for teachers in all district...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12|
|Teacher Education Accountability Reporting System|
Directs the state board to design a uniform statewide teacher education accountability reporting system to measure and track teacher educati...
|CO||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Teacher Identifier System|
Creates the Effective Teachers Commission to study development of a teacher identifer system. A primary purpose of the identifier system wou...
|WV||Rule Adoption 08/2006||P-12||Performance Evaluations of School Personnel|
Title 126, Series 142
Amends rules regarding performance evaluations of school personnel by requiring teachers with at least 5 years experience and no unsatisfact...
|IA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Teacher Issues|
H.B. 2792 - Section 5 - 23
Adds "evaluation of teachers against the Iowa teaching standards" as fifth element of the student achievement and teacher quality program. C...
|SC||Adopted 05/2006||P-12||Teacher Quality and Certification|
Amends rules to create the need for restructuring the state system for training, certifying and evaluating teachers. Addresses the add-on ce...
|IL||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Accrediting Units in Teacher Preparation Programs|
23 IAC 25.100, 115, 125, 127, 142, 145, 147, 155, 160, 165, 225, 444,490, 710, 720, Appendix E
Establishes rules regarding the system for accrediting educational units in institutions that prepare educators and approving their respecti...
|WV||Signed into law 04/2006||P-12||Exemptions for Experienced Teachers wtih Satisfactory Ratings|
Removes the requirement to evaluate certain classroom teachers at least every three years. Teachers affected are those classroom teachers wi...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2006||P-12||Teacher Evaluation and Compensation|
Establishes a biennial review of the compensation of teachers and other occupations requiring similar education and training and requires su...
|LA||Adopted 11/2005||P-12||Exclusion from the Teacher Assistance and Assessment Program|
Provides for the exclusion from the Teacher Assistance and Assessment Program for those teachers from other states who provide National Boar...
|DE||Adopted 09/2005||P-12||Teacher Appraisal Process Performance Appraisal System|
14 DAC 106
Clarifies rules regarding the criteria for a satisfactory rating under Student Improvement. DELAWARE REG 1774 (SN)...
|NM||Adopted 05/2005||P-12||Licensure/Application Fee/Middle Level Education|
NMAC 6.60.3, .5, .6, .7, 6.61.3, .6, 6.64.16, .17, 6.69.4
Establishes rules regarding alternative licensure, competency testing for licensure, continuing licensure for licensed educators, educator l...
|MS||Rule Adoption 12/2004||P-12||Process and Performance Review Guide|
Revises the Process and Performance Review Guide, as reccomended by the Commission on Teacher and Administrator Education, Certification, an...
|DE||Rule Adoption 12/2004||P-12||Procedures Manual - Licensing|
8 DEC, 911 Procedures Manual, Appendixes A and B
Amends the State Board of Education Procedures Manual by including licensing of substitute teachers and National Board teachers and removing...
|DE||Rule Adoption 09/2004||P-12||Teacher, Specialist and Administrator Appraisal Process (DPASII)|
14 DAC Sections 106, 107, and 108
Amends regulations by replacing the Teacher Appraisal Process Delaware Performance Appraisal System, the Specialist Appraisal System, and th...
|CA||Vetoed 08/2004||P-12||Pupil Evaluation of a Teacher|
Permits, with respect to courses of study taught in any of grades 6 to 12, inclusive a teacher to solicit pupil evaluations of his or her co...
|DE||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Student Grades and Teacher Evaluations|
Relates to student grades and teacher evaluations; provides that no one except the teacher who assigns a grade to a student may change the g...
|DE||Rule Adoption 06/2004||P-12||Professional Standards Board: Knowledge, Skills And Responsibility Based Supplements|
14 DAC 1501
Amends regulation by adding requirements for reauthorization, replication, and re-qualification of clusters and sets forth procedures for pa...
|CT||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12||Teachers Evaluations|
Concerning teachers' evaluations; makes the failure to follow the procedures of evaluation programs subject to the grievance procedure in co...
|TX||Rule Adoption 04/2004||P-12||Teacher Evaluations|
19 TAC 153.1003
TEC, Chapter 21, was amended by HB 1440, 78th Texas Legislature, 2003, to modify §21.203(a) and §21.352(c). The modification to the law prov...
|WV||Signed into law 03/2004||P-12||Omnibus Bill -- Performance Evaluations Section|
Amends Chapter 18A-2-12 to provide that, for school personnel with five or more years of experience, who have not received an unsatisfactory...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Authorizes the evaluation and assessment at least every 5 years of personnel with permanent status who have been employed at least 10 years ...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2003||P-12||Public School Teacher Appraisals|
Current law requires all teachers to undergo an appraisal every year. However, this provision fails to permit an administrator to reduce the...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Inclusion of State Teaching Standards in Performance Evaluations|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Moves from July 1, 2004 to July 1, 2005 the date by which a local board must provide evaluations that include at least the state teaching st...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Inclusion of State Teaching Standards and Mock Evaluation in Student Teacher Programs|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Requires approved teacher preparation programs to include in the student teaching experience opportunities for the student teacher to become...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Review of Teacher Development Plan|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Adds that, subsequent to a teacher's evaluation, the individual teacher's evaluator, not just the teacher's supervisor, must review, modify,...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Teacher Intensive Assistance Program|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Changes from July 1, 2004 to July 1, 2005 date by which all districts must be ready to offer an intensive assistance program for any teacher...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Auditing of Teacher Evaluators' Evaluations|
H.B. 549 (omnibus bill)
Clarifies that, in addition to auditing comprehensive evaluations, regional review panels established by department may randomly audit teach...
|AZ||Signed by Governor 04/2003||P-12||Classroom Performance; Teacher Reemployment|
Provides that the governing board of a school district shall develop a definition of inadequacy of classroom performance relating to the boa...
|DE||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Professional Standards Board|
Relates to the professional standards board, its composition and governance, and educator evaluations. http://www.legis.state.de.us/Legislat...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2003||P-12||Local Board Personnel Evaluation Policy|
Requires every local board to approve a written staff evaluation policy. This policy must include evaluation procedures for all employees, ...
|NM||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Accountability, Evaluation of Personnel|
H.B. 212 (Omnibus Bill)
Adds Section 22-10A-19. Requires state board to adopt criteria an minimum highly objective uniform statewide standards of evaluation for th...
|IA||Adopted 03/2003||P-12||Beginning Teacher Mentoring and Induction Program and Non-Beginning Teacher Evaluation and Individual Teacher Career Development Plan|
281 IAC 83.2 thru 83.6
Amends rules regarding the Teacher Quality Program. Includes preschool teachers in "beginning teacher" definition for purposes of beginning ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Education Evaluation Program Joint Committees|
S.B. 154 (Omnibus Bill)
Amends Section 53A-10-103 to add parents to the membership of district joint committees. The overall committee membership is to be comprise...
|FL||Signed into law 08/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Personnel Policy|
Removes provision mandating that school boards fully fund a 5% reserve for all instructional and administrative staff. See bill section 697,...
|IA||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Teacher Induction, Evaluation, Early Retirement Incentives, Administrator Preparation and Certification, Minimum Teacher Salary Requirements, Statewide Career Path Pilot Program|
Requires state board to establish standards for district and area education agency career development programs and for individual teacher ca...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Provisional Teacher Certification and Kentucky Professional Standards Board|
Permits the Education Professional Standards Board to issue a conditional one-year certificate to a teacher who has completed teacher prepar...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Teacher Quality Duties of the Office of Education Accountability|
Makes it explicit that the Office of Education Accountability has a responsibility to periodically review personnel policies and practices r...
|KY||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Teacher Tribunal Membership and Training|
Permits retired teachers and administrators to be appointed to serve on teacher tribunals. Establishes that tribunal members are to be sele...
|IN||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Staff Performance Evaluation Plan|
Section formerly required each school to develop staff performance evaluation plan that would examine each employee's performance. New langu...
|NM||Vetoed 04/2001||P-12||Omnibus Bill--Teacher Accountability|
Section 46 outlines a system of accountability for teachers and school personnel. It requires the adoption of statewide teacher performance ...
|UT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Teaching Quality|
Modifies provisions related to State System of Public and Higher Education to address issues of teacher quality in recognition of relationsh...
|SC||Signed into law 08/2000||P-12||Alternative Certification, Adds Days to the School Year, Teacher Evaluation|
Adds 3 days for the next 2 school years and 2 more days for all school years thereafter; provides that the State Board of Education shall re...
|DE||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Professional Development/Evaluation Pilot|
Allows 1 local school district the ability to pilot a professional development and/or evaluation plan....
|DE||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Professional Development and Educator Accountability Act|
Creates the Professional Development and Educator Accountability Act. Beginning in 2002, at least 20% of educator's performance evaluation w...
|CT||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Teacher Evaluation|
Strengthens the relationship between teacher evaluations and the provisions for teacher dismissal for incompetence....
|LA||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Evaluation of School Personnel|
Relates to the evaluation of school personnel; provides relative to the powers and duties of the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Edu...
|GA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Omnibus Bill - Teacher Evaluation Components|
Teacher evaluations must include evaluation of student achievement and communication skills with parents, students, teachers, administrators...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Cheating|
Permits the Office of the Attorney General, on behalf of the Board of Education to bring a cause of action for injunctive relief or civil pe...