South Carolina Educator Evaluation Systems
In Year 2, the SECC will continue to support the SCDE by training SCDE staff on value-added models (VAM) and other technical aspects of educator evaluation systems, as needed. SECC will also continue co-facilitating, with SCDE staff, communications with and trainings for stakeholders on educator evaluation metrics (e.g., value-added models, SLOs) and the system as a whole. SECC will also advise SCDE on the development and implementation of an evaluation of the 2013–2014 statewide pilot. SECC will support SCDE in Year 2 by facilitating with SCDE staff, stakeholder meetings across the state to conduct needs-sensing on staffing patterns in regional areas around the state
SECC supported in Year 1 centered on helping SCDE communicate with stakeholders about lessons learned in the SIG pilot, and planed for future support for the expanded 2013-14 pilot and statewide implementation in 2014-15.