Educator Effectiveness

Goal: To develop educator effectiveness models that will reform the way we evaluate school professionals as well as the critical components of training and professional growth.

Source for the documents that provide both the regulations that further define and explain the new system as well as important resources to assist local education agencies (LEA) as they implement the new approach.

As the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) works to support the development of more effective educators in the classroom as well as those in school leadership positions, the true goal is to improve student achievement so that all of the children in Pennsylvania's public schools are prepared to enter a career or post-secondary training and become productive citizens.

Mr. Woleslagle works with students.

The info graphic is a visual representation of the Teacher Effectiveness System designed by PDE.  

Teacher Effectiveness System Graphic