The new budget gives the New York State Department of Education and the Board of Regents the responsibility to "fill in the blanks" when it comes to the contentious issue of teacher evaluations. Merryl Tisch, the chancellor of the New York State Board of Regents, talks about what the new system would look like and the upcoming standardized tests.
NYS Board of Regents chancellor Merryl Tisch is in the studio this morning: pic.twitter.com/QUkxLF1pWd— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) April 7, 2015
Merryl Tisch says teacher + student input and principal observations are important & we need an "objective measure" -- aka a state test.— Brian Lehrer Show (@BrianLehrer) April 7, 2015
Regents Chancellor Tisch on @BrianLehrer said she plans to "tune out the political noise" and develop a "reasonable" teacher eval system.— Chalkbeat New York (@ChalkbeatNY) April 7, 2015