Improve your teaching: Assessing the teachers

Schools inspector says formal teacher appraisals remain a foreign concept From
How do we define teaching quality?  How should teachers be evaluated? And how should school systems make use of the evaluations? Summary of a recent report
Teachers who are rated highly by students aren't necessarily the best teachers Blog post from Psychologytoday
Great lecture: what was it about again? A different report on the same findings, this time from timeshighereducation
9% of teachers rated as the best by one value-added model were rated as the worst by another equally reasonable one Abstract from the educational journal
Assessing the teacher-training programs New teacher training study decries California training program. From the LA times