How to evaluate teachers ties up contract negotiations

08/15/2010 | Seattle Times, The

Negotiations over a teacher contract in Seattle have stalled over a difference in opinion on how teachers should be evaluated. School officials want to use student test scores to rate educators -- a change the union opposes as an unfair measure of teaching talent. University of Washington professor Dan Goldhaber, who has studied teacher evaluations, says there is little research to support a link between evaluations and student scores.

View Full Article in:

Seattle Times, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Assistant Professor of Education with Math and/or Science (STEM) Emphasis
MORAVIAN COLLEGE
BETHLEHEM, PA
Dean, School of Education
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
Headmaster (Head of School)
Colegio Colombo Británico Cali
Cali
Math Specialist
PCG Education
Richmond, VA