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Educator Evaluation System

Improving students’ learning requires the improvement of the effective practice of those teaching in classrooms and providing leadership in schools. As such, Missouri’s new Educator Evaluation System focuses on the formative development of teachers and leaders.

State Board Approves Missouri's Model Educator Evaluation System (May 14, 2013)

Hear teachers talk about their experiences in the Pilot of the Educator Evaluation System

Guiding Documents

Table of Contents
Executive Summary
Missouri Theory of Action
Statutory Authority
Ethics Statements
Essential Principles of Effective Evaluation
Professional Frames of the Educator and Data Sources