• Application Information

    teacher with student.The Department welcomes applications from LEAs interested in implementing a research based evaluation model and/or developing processes to increase student achievement. Alternative Educator Evaluation Systems enables LEAs to offer greater creativity, flexibility, support, and accountability for teachers, specialists, and system leaders.

    Applications may be for teacher, specialist, and system leaders (assistant principals, principals, directors, superintendents). All applications must comply with requirements outlined in Delaware State Code and any additional guidance provided by the Delaware Department of Education. All educator evaluation systems must be state-approved.

    Application Instructions and Supporting Documents

    2020-2021 Alternative Educator Evaluation System Application Timeline

    (New Applicants and Existing Renewal/Modification Applicants)

    September

    September 16, 2019: Application Process Opens

    October

    October 31, 2019: Intent to Apply Forms Due to DDOE

    November

    November 8, 2019: Info Sessions scheduled with LEAs who submitted Intent to Apply Forms
    November 10-16, 2019: Information Sessions for new applicants held at LEA location

    January

    January 30, 2020: Application Due to DDOE

    February

    February 28, 2020: Feedback provided to applicants (Round 1)

    March

    March 30, 2020: Feedback provided to applicants (Round 2)

    April

    April 30, 2020: Resubmissions due to DDOE

    June

    June 5, 2020: DDOE notifies LEA of application decision

    August

    August 1, 2020: Training Dates submitted to DDOE


    Questions?

    Please contact:
    Raushann Austin, Education Associate - Educator Effectiveness
    Educator Supports Team
    Email: raushann.austin@doe.k12.de.us
    Phone: (302) 735-4023

Last Modified on March 12, 2020