AR - Tess Teacher Tracks
New teachers can stay in this track 1 to 3 years. The informal observations can focus on targeted growth areas on PGP.
By September 30
By April 5
By law, video recordings cannot be used for formal observations. You may use them for informals. Principals may conduct more informal or formal observations if needed.
If a teacher scores Unsatisfactory on any domain, he/she SHALL be placed in Track 3. If a teacher scores Basic or Unsatisfactory on the majority of components of a domain, he/she MAY be placed in Track 3.