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Chiefs’ Research Primer: Measures of Effective Teaching study on teacher observation

Author(s)Council of Chief State School Officers
Publication dateJanuary 2012
publication pdfResearch Primer MET
Keywordsteacher evaluation, teacher observation, research, research primer

CCSSO's Research and Development (R&D) service creates research primers to brief chief state school officers and state education agency staff on key findings and policy considerations arising from recent research studies. This research primer explores the 2012 Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) report, Gathering Feedback for Teaching: Combining High-Quality Observations with Student Surveys and Achievement Gains.

The original report is available at:

Contact:Jennifer Poonjennifer.poon@ccsso.org202-336-7051