TESS Learning Modules


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About TESS Learning Modules(PDF)

Each module is designed to be completed in one hour and contains both the Training Presentation and Facilitator’s Guide. For more information, contact your local Education Service Cooperative Teacher Center Coordinator or Director of Licensure Andy Sullivan.


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Module A

TESS History and Rubrics: That’s Not True Anymore

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module B

Professional Growth Plans: Ensuring Change in Practice

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module C

Observations: Preparing and Collecting Quality Evidence

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module D

Observations: Scripting and Rating

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module E

Coaching and Feedback: From Compliance to Action

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module F

Calibration: Inter-rater Reliability

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)


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Module G

TESS Intensive Support: Supporting Teacher Growth

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX) | Pre-Intensive Support Plan Checklist | Difficult Conversations (PDF)


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Module H

EdReflect: An Overview

Training Presentation (PPTX) | Facilitator's Guide (DOCX)