ESD 105 is committed to supporting teachers and principals in the Washington State evaluation process. Our goals are:
- Provide professional development
- Support growth
- Increase student and school success.
The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) has great information about this Project and its history:
"The Teacher/Principal Evaluation Pilot
out of Engrossed Second Substitute Senate Bill 6696 during the 2010
legislative session. The evaluation provisions in the bill were part of a larger
effort made during Washington's Race to the Top application. The bill
our pilot project and moved the state from a two-tiered system of
unsatisfactory, to a four-tiered evaluation system. In addition to
moving to a four-tiered system, the legislation created eight new
criteria for teachers and principal to be evaluated upon, with common
themes tying the criteria for teachers and principals together.