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New teacher evaluation plan to help enhance learning, effectiveness

Does TAAP, WISD’s new “teacher evaluation plan” take into consideration teacher effectiveness by looking at how much our kids are actually learning, or is it simply another ‘smoke and mirror’ exercise in subjectivity?

With his retirement looming at the end of the month, Crosby – the outgoing Executive Director of Human Resources – presented the WISD Board of Trustees a new Teacher Alternative Appraisal Plan (TAAP) that has been in the works since 2009 and piloted at several schools for the past three years. The plan was approved by a unanimous vote.

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