EDU 517 Making Sense of Educator Evaluation Making it Meaningful 2016-2017 (GRAD)
EDU 517 Making Sense of Educator Evaluation Making it Meaningful
This course is for participants who want a better understanding of the Michigan Educator Evaluation changes and want to make their evaluation process more meaningful. Steps to effective communication and addressing areas of concern will be covered.
Participants will learn highly effective communication strategies that support teacher growth. This course will review the Revised School Code Section 380.128 and Revised School Code Section 380.128. Participants will have an understanding of Student Growth Percentiles (SGPs) and Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) at the completion of the course. A list of valuable resources will be shared to add to educator’s toolkit. Participants will develop an understanding of critical communication skills to establish from the beginning of the year regarding teacher evaluation. This course will explore a wide range of strategies and resources to assist in the evaluation process. Overall, the course will focus on current mandated information along with suggestions for critical conversations.