Evaluating Teacher Effectiveness: The What, How, and Why of Educator Evaluation
TQ Center Webcast
Monday, March 30, 2009, 3 p.m.–4:30 p.m. (ET)
The National Comprehensive Center for Teacher Quality (TQ Center) and the Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Midwest cohosted a webcast titled Evaluating Teacher Effectiveness: The What, How, and Why of Educator Evaluation on Monday, March 30, 2009, at 3 p.m. (ET). Douglas Harris, Ph.D., of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and Laura Goe, Ph.D., of ETS and the TQ Center, provided practitioners and policymakers with an overview of the existing and emerging research on teacher evaluation methods, including value-added models and observation protocols. The presentations included a discussion on the quality of the evidence supporting these methods and the applications for each method that are consistent with the evidence supporting it.
A recording of the live webcast is available for viewing. You can also view the slide presentations used by the presenters during the webcast.
- Read REL Midwest reports related to teacher evaluation at:
You can also view the slide presentations the presenters used during the webcast.
Tricia Coulter, Ph.D., TQ Center