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ONLINE T-TESS Orientation for New Teachers (WFISD Teachers ONLY) AM Aug 10, 2020 8:00-12:00

T-TESS is the Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System.  It is the NEW Commissioner-recommended teacher evaluation system for the State of Texas, designed to provide support and feedback to educators in their professional development and help them grow and improve as educators.  T-TESS replaces PDAS as the state recommended appraisal system beginning the 2016-17 school year. All new teachers and teachers who have not been evaluated using T-TESS are required to attend a one day orientation.

Important Session Information:

This session will be conducted via Zoom. Link to the Zoom meeting and documents used during the training will be emailed to you after registration. WFISD teachers only for this session. This session is required of ALL NEW teachers and/or teachers who have not previously been appraised with the Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (TTESS). Each of the domains and dimensions of the TTESS system will be discussed. Please make note of time! This is an 8:00 START. Session will end by 12:00.

Dimension 1.1: Standards and Alignment, Dimension 1.2: Data and Assessment, Dimension 1.3: Knowledge of Students, Dimension 1.4: Activities, Dimension 2.1: Achieving Expectations, Dimension 2.2: Content Knowledge and Expertise, Dimension 2.3: Communication, Dimension 2.4: Differentiation, Dimension 2.5: Monitor and Adjust, Dimension 3.1: Classroom Environment, Routines and Procedures, Dimension 3.2: Managing Student Behavior, Dimension 3.3: Classroom Culture, Dimension 4.1: Professional Demeanor and Ethics, Dimension 4.2: Goal Setting, Dimension 4.3: Professional Development, Dimension 4.4: School Community Involvement

Registration for this session has ended
Session ID:
Credits Available:
(4) CPE
(4) Contact Hours
Seats Filled:
72 / 75
$125.00 COOP: Professional Development
Contact Person:
Pat Page
Pat Page
Date Time Location
8/10/2020 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Zoom Session, Online Course

  • There will be a $250 per day fee for out-of-region or non Region 9 District participants. If coop membership is required, there will be a $125 per day fee for non-coop participants.

  • If you have any special needs such as accessibility, Braille, large print, or a sign language interpreter, please notify Barbara Seigler at least 2 weeks before the session at 940-397-8235, or by email at barbara.seigler@esc9.net.

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