Maine Schools for Excellence - TIF 4
The Maine Schools for Excellence (MSFE) project aims to improve the education system in the state of Maine by providing select schools and districts with opportunities for rigorous professional development, a new evaluation system for educators which focuses on helping teachers and leaders improve their methods, and bonuses for improved student performance.
This page will serve as a portal for our district's involvement in this project as well as to provide general information about this project as a whole. Below you will find links to documents and external websites to help you better understand the scope of this initiative and what it is trying to accomplish.
TakeOne! & TEPG Facilitator Roll Out - 05/15/2013
Evaluation Systems - A Comprehensive Guide to Developing & Operating Teacher Evaluation Systems Presentation.
Gathering Feedback for Teaching - This report presents an in-depth discussion of the analytical methods and findings from the Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) project’s analysis of classroom observations.
The Widget Effect - This report examines our pervasive and longstanding failure to recognize and respond to variations in the effectiveness of our teachers.