Educator Effectiveness

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NTPPS

The Nebraska Teacher and Principal Performance Standards were approved by the Nebraska State Board of Education in April 2020.  The standards are linked below:

Nebraska Teacher and Principal Performance Standards

 

S.E.E.D. Instructional System Supports

Learn how rubrics are the focal point of support and development, rather than evaluation.

Webinar:  Sowing the Seeds Resource Materials

Rubrics

The rubrics will serve as a continuum of support and development within the S.E.E.D. Instructional System.

NTPPS Teacher Rubric (two options)

  1. Teacher Rubric: Google “Copy” Version

  2. Teacher Rubric: PDF Version

***NTPPS Principal Rubric (coming soon!)***

 S.E.E.D Videos

The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) provides videos of conversations about the standards through the lens of a student, teacher, principal, Educational Service Unit, Higher Education Educator Preparation Program, and NDE.  Listen to Nebraska educators speak from their perspective about the standards, the support they offer teachers, and the alignment of work across the state educational system.  All videos are 14 to 16 minutes in length.  S.E.E.D. video links.

S.E.E.D. Podcasts

Podcasts – “The Good Life EDU” with ESUCC’s Andrew Easton

S.E.E.D. Publications

NSEA Voice Magazine:

NSEA Voice-October 2020 Page 9
NSEA Voice-November 2020 Page 15
NSEA Voice-December 2020 Page 7
NSEA Voice-February 2021 Page 18

NCSA Today Magazine:

NCSA Today-Fall Edition 2020 Pages 17-18
NCSA Today-Winter Edition 2020 Pages 14-15

 

S.E.E.D. Frequently Asked Questions – **Updated May 20, 2021**

In April of 2020, the Nebraska State Board of Education ( SBOE ) made a commitment to a common language of effectiveness for all Nebraska school teachers and leaders by approving revisions to the Nebraska Teacher and Principal Performance Standards ( NTPPS ). These standards provide a structure designed to address the complexities of teaching and leading.

The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) provides videos of conversations about the standards through the lens of a student, teacher, principal, Educational Service Unit, Higher Education Educator Preparation Program, and NDE.  Listen to Nebraska educators speak from their perspective about the standards, the support they offer teachers, and the alignment of work across the state educational system.  All videos are 14 to 16 minutes in length.  S.E.E.D. video links.

Documents aligned to the previous teacher and principal frameworks are located here:

Nebraska Teacher and Principal Performance Framework Documents

Updated May 26, 2021 2:48pm