Newest Proposed Educator Evaluation Rules
Have you read the new rules as they are proposed by the DOE regarding Educator Evaluation? Read the rules here: http://tinyurl.com/newevaluationrules.
How do you like the idea of having student test scores count significantly toward your evaluation? Tell your legislators now by sending this letter, with key points: Click here to send letter.
Do you like the idea of having Association appointed members on both the district Implementation Committee and the on-going Steering Committee? Or should administrators and school boards direct this work?
What does the term "co-teachers" mean and should we include a clear definition? Is it two teachers in the same room or teams of teachers with the same students? And how should student growth be assigned to these co-teachers? Tell your legislators now.
MEA has many concerns to highlight. You can send in your written comments until November 25. If you would like guidance access the talking points by clicking here.
Please send in your e-mails to Deborah Friedman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or by mail:
Director, Policy and Programs Maine Department of Education
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0023