Mission Hill K-8 School (Jamaica Plain, MA): Peer Evaluation Process

What do evaluation processes look like when teachers design and run the school? A number of teacher-powered schools choose to do peer evaluation in addition to what is required by their collective bargaining agreements. Read more about how it works at Mission Hill K-8 and other schools in the Trusting Teachers excerpt, above, and in Evaluation: Discussion Starter for Creating a Teacher-Powered School.

Then, download the peer evaluation rubric created by Mission Hill K-8 teachers. Also, download the checklist outlining Mission Hill’s Peer Review Protocol for October through May.

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Determining an approach to teacher evaluation and tenure

Education Evolving and CTQ have partnered to create these resources for the Teacher-Powered Schools Initiative, which seeks to highlight successes around the country.

Visit the CTQ website to learn more about how CTQ brings educators and school system leaders together in other ways to improve public education for every student.