Department shelves plan for teacher performance reviews

Posted in Teaching on November 21st, 2014 by steve

Ireland“The Department of Education says it has no intention of conducting regular performance reviews of teachers and principals, despite admitting in internal documents that such a move would boost the quality of teaching …” (more)

[Joe Humphreys, Irish Times, 21 November]

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Teachers and principals facing regular reviews of performance

Posted in Teaching on September 6th, 2014 by steve

“Regular performance reviews of teachers and principals are being considered by the Department of Education. The department is preparing proposals for the Government on the radical plan that could result in annual appraisals of individual teachers by their principals, and also of principals themselves …” (more)

[Katherine Donnelly, Independent, 6 August]

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SIPTU angered by staff survey

Posted in Governance and administration on January 20th, 2012 by steve

“SIPTU UCD have recently expressed their dissatisfaction regarding an e-mail being sent out to over one hundred UCD staff members on December 16th asking them to review the performance of a number of named staff in Registry via an online survey …” (more)

[Katie Hughes, University Observer, 20 January]

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