Monthly Archives: April 2013

State Reports Show Almost All Teachers Are Effective or Highly So. Is This Good News?

Graph showing Met vs district data

The New York Times recently picked up a story, originally reported in Education Week two months ago, that school systems using formal methods for classroom observation as part of their educator evaluations are giving all but a very small percent of teachers high

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Observation Engine Release 3.1 Introduces Consensus Building

Observation Engine™ Version 3.1 features a number of enhancements, including new “consensus-building” functionality specifically designed to assist in the master scoring process of videos. Along with improved reporting and management capabilities, Observation Engine v3.1 showcases a new video player capable

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