Hutto Independent School District

Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS)

Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support Sytem (T-TESS) Training Plan

Training Title and Description Training Length and Logistics Training Timeline
 
T-TESS Teacher Orientation
An overview and introduction of the T-TESS system and process.  Teachers will also explore the T-TESS rubric and pre-conference process.
 
3 hours Required training for all teachers new to T-TESS.  To be conducted as part of the campus PD prior to the start of school.
     
Goal Setting Process
Provides teachers with and understanding of the T-TESS goal setting process.
30-45 minutes Training should be delivered within the first six weeks of school
     
Post Conference
Provides teachers with an overview of the post conference process.
 
30-45 minutes Training should be delivered by the end of September
     
End of Year Conference
Provides teachers with an overview of the end of year conference process.
 
30-45 minutes Training should be delivered by the end of February
     
Exploring the T-TESS Rubric
Provides teachers the opportunity to explorte the T-TESS rubic and make connections to the practice of teaching.
 
30-45 minutes Used to help teachers make connections to the practice of teaching while reviewing the rubric.