The Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System provides a performance-based evaluation that leads to improved student learning by supporting the continuous improvement of educator practice.

The DPI Educator Effectiveness Team implements and improves the Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System to ensure that educators receive quality data to identify and inform individual areas of: 1) strength; 2) needed improvement; and 3) ongoing support for professional growth.

Latest News & Resources

September 15, 2014 - SLO Toolkit now updated with Online Training Module

The SLO Toolkit has updated resources for 2014-15 that includes a viewable online training module that walks users step-by-step through the creation of their own SLOs as part of their EEP process.

 

September 4, 2014 - Register for Upcoming Teachscape User Management System (UMS) & Evaluation Administration Manager (EAM) Webinars

District EE Coordinators or district designated UMS & EAM users can register for free webinars throughout the month of September that will provide information about using those Teachscape licensing tools.

 

August 29, 2014 - Teachscape Email Communication today regarding change to their process for Reflect Evaluation Plan Assignment

District EE Coordinators and Reflect Evaluation Assignment Managers should be on the lookout for an email from Teachscape.  This email provides detailed info about a 2 hour lag time after assigning Reflect Evaluation Plans starting on Sept. 5th. Please work with district IT staff to ensure that emails from "@teachscape.com" are whitelisted and do not get caught in spam filters.

 

August 25, 2014 - Reflect Evaluation Plan Assignment Required

Teachscape sent a notification email to EE Coordinators last week with resources/instructions to assign the Evaluation Plan (workflow) to all users. EE Coordinators must complete this step in order for all users to see & enter data into the 2014-15 evaluation events within Teachscape Reflect.

 

August 22, 2014 - Step 4 Deep Dive - Beginning of the Year training module & In-Person Facilitation Guide

Required online training for all DPI model educators. This release is for planning purposes, as districts prepare for trainings next week. Additional links & resources will be added over the weekend. Final version will be available on Monday, August 25th.

 

August 18, 2014 - UPDATED: Regional CESA & Urban Implementation Coach (IC) Contact List

DPI has contracted with CESAs to provide training, up-to-date answers to questions about the system, and support to districts for all aspects of successful implementation. Contact your regional ICs to learn how they can support you.

 

August 15, 2014 - UPDATED: 2014-15 Teacher & Principal Evaluation Process Manuals
The process manuals have been updated to reflect the recent changes to system terminology and requirements that were made as a result of pilot and stakeholder feedback. The appendices include screenshots of the updated 2014-15 Wisconsin Teachscape platform.

WI EE Teacher Evaluation Process Manual - Version 4

WI EE Principal Evaluation Process Manual - Version 4

 

July 18, 2014 - EE System Measures & Scoring Module Released

Online training module details the individual measures of the EE System & how the Summary Graph is calculated. Includes scoring examples and scenarios.

 

July 3, 2014 - Guidance for Unique Roles and Contexts Toolkit

Provides guidance to WI educators serving in unique roles and contexts that are mandated for evaluation using the EE system (see flowchart).  It is not appropriate to impose the EE System (as designed) on educators that do not fit the definition of teacher (i.e. School Psychologists, School Counselors, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Speech/Language Pathologists, and School Nurses).

 

June 6, 2014 - 2014-15 EE System-At-A-Glance
In response to pilot & partner organization feedback, several changes have recently been made to the EE System for 2014-15 to better fulfill its purposes of supporting professional growth leading to improved student outcomes while addressing issues for teachers & principals.  These system changes will also be reflected in the future within our training modules, website, & process manuals. The following resources outline the changes to the system:

Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System-At-A-Glance Infographic

Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System-At-A-Glance as slides

 

May 6, 2014 - "Training Resources" webpage changed to "Professional Learning on Demand"

Our webpage that contains links and information for EE Required Implementation training and online training toolkits has changed name but not URL.

 

Archived News & Resources

 

Quick Links

 

Support / Help

 

Decision Status: Consistent, Flexible, In Discussion/ Development

 

Flowchart to Identify Mandated Educators


Training:

Step 4: Deep Dive - Beginning of the Year

 

Step 3: Introduction to EE Process Toolkit

 

Step 2: Overview Online Training Module

 

Other Required & Recommended Training


2014-15 Process Manuals:

Teacher Evaluation

 

Principal Evaluation


Teachscape:

Login to Teachscape

 

Teachscape information


Social Media:

Twitter

  EE Team @WisDPI_EE

  Katie Rainey @KatharineRainey

  Kris Joannes @WIEE_khj

  Mark Mueller @WIEE_mjm