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General Guidance and Audit Resources
Educator Evaluation At-a-Glance
Frequently Asked Questions
A compilation of Q&A related to educator evaluation.
Educator Evaluation and Professional Learning Audit Resources
Local education agencies, both traditional public school districts and public school academies (PSAs), will need to put forward additional effort to implement legal requirements fully and maintain documentation of implementation in response to an Office of Auditor General (OAG) performance audit.
MDE Official Communications
Also known as memos or e-blasts.
Educator Evaluation Professional Learning Opportunities
Educator Evaluation and Professional Growth Webinars
This is a collection of webinars from the Office of Educator Excellence regarding Administrator and Teacher Evaluations, Educator Effectiveness Ratings, and other pertinent topics.
Michigan Virtual Teacher Evaluation Modules
Free, online, on-demand modules are live and accessible to Michigan educators. In addition to availability for individuals seeking to learn more about educator evaluations, these modules may also be helpful for district use with teacher mentoring and induction programming or to assist in developing teacher leaders in their understanding of the important role for teachers in their own evaluation process. Currently there are two Educator Evaluation in MI modules available: "Measurement of Student Growth for Teacher Evaluation" and "Self-Assessment and Goal Setting."
Michigan Department of Education Student Growth Workshops
The student growth workshops are designed for district teams of central office administrators, building administrators, and teacher leaders to collaboratively develop district plans for measuring student growth for educator evaluations. The below videos are recordings of three day-long workshop sessions providing specific guidance and structured activities where teams are prompted to pause the video to work together to produce work that will help implement district student growth practices.
Educator Evaluation Research Reports
To support understanding of best practices and implementation of educator evaluation systems, research was administered to examine district implementation of evaluation systems. (2017)