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Educator Evaluation

The Massachusetts Educator Evaluation Framework

The Massachusetts Educator Evaluation Framework, adopted by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education in 2011, is designed to promote student learning, growth, and achievement by providing educators with feedback for improvement, enhanced opportunities for professional growth, and clear structures for accountability.

There are six key features of the Educator Evaluation Framework:


Standards of Effective Practice

The Standards and Indicators for both teachers and administrators establish a statewide understanding about what effective teaching and administrative practice looks like (603 CMR 35.03 and 603 CMR 35.04):

Standards of Effective TeachingStandards of Effective Administrative Leadership
  1. Curriculum, Planning, and Assessment
  2. Teaching All Students
  3. Family and Community Engagement
  4. Professional Culture
  1. Instructional Leadership
  2. Management and Operations
  3. Family and Community Engagement
  4. Professional Culture

Last Updated: September 21, 2020

 
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