NCLB waivers prioritize changes to teacher evaluations

Eleven states seeking waivers from No Child Left Behind must demonstrate the plan they have in place to evaluate teachers. Observers contend that it remains unclear what criteria federal officials are using to assess those plans. States that are granted waivers also could have difficulty making those plans a reality under state laws and collective bargaining agreements. Officials have said that the flexibility granted under the waivers could be revoked if conditions are not met.

View Full Article in:

Education Week (premium article access compliments of EdWeek.org)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
RFP Specialist, Contract Position
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND CULTURE
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
Teacher
Saudi Aramco
Dhahran