Evaluations of Teacher Effectiveness Highlighted in New Report

How do you measure the effectiveness of your teachers? The National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has prepared a new report, State of the States 2013: Connect the Dots: Using Evaluations of Teacher Effectiveness to Inform Policy and Practice. The report, available at this website, http://www.nctq.org/dmsStage/State_of_the_States_2013_Using_Teacher_Evaluations_NCTQ_Report, emphasizes the role that teacher effectiveness plays in student achievement.