The Georgia Department of Education will offer required Teacher Keys and Leader Keys Effectiveness System training for individuals seeking the initial training and credentialing.
This training is appropriate for school or district leaders who evaluate and/or mentor teachers or leaders. It is also appropriate for assistant principals who are evaluated by Leader Keys. All evaluators of teachers and all evaluators of leaders are required to be credentialed in TKES and LKES, respectively. Attendance at all days of training is required for persons to take the credentialing assessment for that course. Passing the credentialing assessment is required to be an evaluator in the state of GA.
Teacher Keys Effectiveness System Credentialing Training (TKES)
Dates and Times: June 6 and 7, 2016 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Leader Keys Effectiveness System Credentialing Training (LKES)
Date and Time: July 14, 2016 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Liberty County BOE, Room 1200, 200 Bradwell Street, Hinesville, GA
Registration: Begins at 8:00 each day. Advanced registration is required and is limited to 28 participants. Registration closes one week before the first day of training.
Items to bring: Participants should bring a laptop or tablet and extension cord reel (if available). Training materials will be sent to registrants electronically prior to the training. Participants who desire a printed copy will need to print their own copies prior to the first day of training. It is suggested you place the printed copies in a binder for easy use during training. You are welcome to bring your own snacks.
Participants will need an account on the TLE Electronic Platform. If participants have an active account, they need only bring their username and password. If participants do not have an account, they should check with the SuperUser in their districts to have an account created so you will be able to take the assessment online. Usernames for these accounts include the participant’s certification number and the three-digit state code for the district.
Questions concerning training should be sent to Lois Landy at
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