Ensuring that Teacher Evaluation Provides Both Support and Assessment [PowerPoint]

The opening plenary session at a conference hosted by Massachusetts Education Partnership on October 28, 2013, featured Susan Moore Johnson, Jerome T. Murphy Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of …Continue reading

Peer assistance and review: An overview [Presentation]

This presentation offers an overview of Peer Assistance and Review, including its characteristics, rationale, cost-effectiveness, and further resources. The presented first appeared at MEP’s 1st annual Conference, “Leading Change: Improving …Continue reading

Leading for effective teaching: How school systems can support principal success [Report]


In 2009, seven school districts and four charter management organizations (CMOs) joined with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation as Partnership Sites to Empower Effective Teaching. In these sites, system, …Continue reading

Taking the Lead: Teaching profession back in teachers’ hands through PAR [Article]


This article explores one high-leverage policy that administrators could implement to attract teachers who are qualified, support and guide them to develop into teachers with high-quality performance, and retain them …Continue reading