The WI Educator Effectiveness System


The Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System provides a performance-based evaluation that leads to improved student learning by supporting the continuous improvement of educator practice.


The DPI Educator Effectiveness Team implements and improves the Wisconsin Educator Effectiveness System to ensure that educators receive quality data to identify and inform individual areas of:

1) strength; 2) needed improvement; and 3) ongoing support for professional growth.


Latest News & Resources


November 12, 2014 - UPDATED RESOURCE:  EE System Measures and Scoring online module

This online training module details the individual measures of the Educator Effectiveness System (practice, SLOs, schoolwide reading scores, graduation rate, and value-added) and how the Summary Graph is calculated. The module includes scoring examples and scenarios.


November 11, 2014 - Removal of Resources:  Decision Status - Consistent, Flexible, In Discussion/Development

The "Decision Status:  Consistent, Flexible, In Discussion/Development" web pages and documents have been removed from our website.  The information that was included in this section is available in other Educator Effectiveness resources.  Access all Educator Effectiveness required and suggested training available in our Professional Learning on Demand.


November 5, 2014 - Step 4 Deep Dive - Middle of the Year training modules

Required online training for all DPI model educators. Two role-based (evaluator and educator) self-guided online training modules that detail steps of the teacher and principal evaluation processes to be completed at the middle of the year or mid-interval, including the Mid-Year Review Conference. Screencasts and screenshots on documentation of process steps in the Teachscape platform are included.


October 3, 2014 - Teachscape News Release about Bug Issues & Fix

Teachscape's statement regarding a platform bug that caused users to receive unusually long load times, 404 Service Unavailable errors, lost data, and blank screens.


September 15, 2014 - SLO Toolkit now updated with Online Training Module

The SLO Toolkit has updated resources for 2014-15 that includes a viewable online training module that walks users step-by-step through the creation of their own SLOs as part of their EEP process.


August 22, 2014 - Step 4 Deep Dive - Beginning of the Year training module & In-Person Facilitation Guide

Required online training for all DPI model educators. This release is for planning purposes, as districts prepare for trainings next week. Additional links & resources will be added over the weekend. Final version will be available on Monday, August 25th.


August 15, 2014 - UPDATED: 2014-15 Teacher & Principal Evaluation Process Manuals
The process manuals have been updated to reflect the recent changes to system terminology and requirements that were made as a result of pilot and stakeholder feedback. The appendices include screenshots of the updated 2014-15 Wisconsin Teachscape platform.

WI EE Teacher Evaluation Process Manual - Version 4

WI EE Principal Evaluation Process Manual - Version 4



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Step 4: Deep Dive - Middle of the Year


Step 4: Deep Dive - Beginning of the Year


Other Required & Recommended Training

2014-15 Process Manuals:

Teacher Evaluation


Principal Evaluation


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