Advance your instruction and gain additional insight into the Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) appraisal process with the collection of classroom lessons at varied grade levels, along with T-TESS rater scores. These lessons are designed to be used for appraiser calibrations and professional development to highlight and improve performance on each of the T-TESS domains/dimensions at both the teacher and appraiser levels.
Check out these 2nd, 4th, and 7th grade lesson examples below to calibrate your rating ability.
Calibration Video: 2nd Grade- ELA (Spelling)
Calibration Video: 2nd Grade- ELA (Making Predictions)
Calibration Video: 4th Grade- ELA (Character Traits)
Calibration Video: 4th Grade- ELA (Spelling Patterns)
Calibration Video: 7th Grade- Math (Pi and Circles)
Calibration Video: 7th Grade- Physical Education