The Southeast Comprehensive Center (SECC) will assist the Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) as it implements multiple metric educator evaluation systems that meet federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requirements.
The SECC will provide content expertise and evidence-based resources for guiding the development of a statewide model for teacher and leader evaluation, including defining teacher and leader effectiveness, determining metrics of effectiveness, and aligning educator evaluation outcomes with professional learning.
• Increased state education agency (SEA) capacity to develop and implement a statewide teacher and leader evaluation model (Improved organizational structures and processes)
• Increased SEA capacity to measure teacher and leader effectiveness (Improved materials and assets)
• Increased SEA capacity to align teacher and leader professional learning needs with evaluation outcomes (Improved organizational structures and processes)