Agreement reached on PARCC, evaluations
NJEA to sit on Study Commission
Published July 14, 2014
Policymakers have listened to NJEA members’ concerns about the myriad problems accompanying the new PARCC assessments, the Common Core State Standards, and the state’s new evaluation system for teachers.
Following several days of intensive discussion last week, agreement was reached on several key issues related to standardized testing and its ultimate role in teacher evaluation. NJEA was at the center of conversations with legislators, the Christie administration and the Department of Education (DoE), which led to two key announcements today. Learn more
More information on the system
NJEA's position on teacher evaluation