schools http://wboi.org en Legislators concerned about new teacher evaluations http://wboi.org/post/legislators-concerned-about-new-teacher-evaluations <p></p><p>As a new school year begins, it&rsquo;s not just students who have homework due &ndash; Hoosier school corporations are required to submit new teacher evaluation programs to the state Department of Education by next month.&nbsp; But some legislators say they are concerned about the effectiveness of the evaluations.</p><p>The state Department of Education developed a teacher evaluation model that was tested in dozens of school corporations last school year.&nbsp; Schools don&rsquo;t have to use that model &ndash; they can modify it, use other models or develop their own.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 17:18:35 +0000 Brandon Smith 2361 at http://wboi.org Legislators concerned about new teacher evaluations