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What is the Best Way for Teachers to be Evaluated?
By Larry Ferlazzo, Educator, Luther Burbank High School (CA)
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Editor's Note: This article originally appeared in The Answer Sheet at the Washington Post and is being reprinted, with permission, by the author.

What is the best way for teachers to be evaluated? A loaded question, indeed. Evaluating someone's performance is always tricky. It has become even more so in education where public discussions of new forms of teacher evaluations are often introduced in the context of developing a tool to fire educators.


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