Teacher Evaluations on State Board Agenda This Week

The teacher evaluation process will be front and center as the State Board of Education meets in Boise this week. Thursday morning the State Board will hold its meeting at in the Simplot Ballroom at Boise State University, with a review of the 2015-16 teacher evaluations and the process by which those evaluations were obtained…

Master Teacher Premium Funding to be Discussed

Sen. Steven Thayn (R-Emmett) introduced a bill Monday that would ostensibly create a secondary path for educators to qualify for the Master Teacher Premium. The bill would allow local districts to choose whether teachers qualify through an evaluation/portfolio process or by reaching certain student goals.