Teacher Performance Assessment

Teacher Performance Assessment Resources

  • Evaluating Teacher Effectiveness (pdf)
    This article from the Center for American Progress discusses how the use of Teacher Performance Assessments can measure and improve teaching.
  • Teacher Performance Assessment Consortium
    This website, from the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE) provides an overview of the Teacher Performance Assessment.
  • Teacher Performance Assessment in Minnesota
    This is an overview of the Teacher Performance Assessment in the state of Minnesota.  This site includes some webinars on various aspects of the TPA.
  • Minnesota Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
    This webpage provides the content specific Teacher Performance Assessment guides for both elementary and secondary licensure students.  These guides will be used by student teachers to plan, teach, and reflect on the learning event for the TPA.