About Kelly Jay

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Kelly Jay has created 161 blog entries.

Framingham Public Schools finds new solution and data key to meaningful performance evaluations

In most K-12 districts, performance evaluations either provide powerful feedback and coaching that improve teacher effectiveness and job satisfaction, or add to the list of documentation-heavy administrative burdens. Framingham Public Schools (FPS) is transitioning from the latter to the former.

Framingham Public Schools finds new solution and data key to meaningful performance evaluations 2018-01-26T11:40:51+00:00

3 high-impact ways technology helps attract and retain quality teachers

To fulfill their role in advancing student achievement, K-12 talent management teams must effectively attract, identify, support and develop teachers from the time they apply, until they complete exit interviews. Here are three ways technology can support that goal.

3 high-impact ways technology helps attract and retain quality teachers 2018-07-07T08:12:39+00:00

How Amarillo ISD puts a quality teacher in every classroom

Learn how a data-based teacher candidate assessment tool helps principals make informed hiring decisions and place a quality educator in every classroom at Amarillo ISD. Featuring Chris Tatum, director of secondary personnel.

How Amarillo ISD puts a quality teacher in every classroom 2017-11-29T13:20:40+00:00

How to build a foundation for work-life balance

Melva Cárdenas, strategic education advisor at PeopleAdmin and former teacher, principal and HR executive director, offers simple techniques and time-saving tools to help you achieve the work-life balance you deserve.

How to build a foundation for work-life balance 2017-11-07T13:24:05+00:00

Louisiana district redesigns processes to improve efficiency, accountability, and communication

West Baton Rouge Parish Schools is a relatively small district, which means they have the same talent management needs of all K-12 schools and districts — recruiting top educators, screening, interviewing, onboarding, managing employees, etc. — without a lot of manpower.

Louisiana district redesigns processes to improve efficiency, accountability, and communication 2018-07-07T08:13:21+00:00

Hiring quality teachers empowers student success, and Niagara Catholic knows how to identify the best

To ensure Niagara Catholic schools consistently hire the best teachers, the school board recently implemented Teacher EPI® — that helps leaders identify top teacher candidates based on qualifications, teaching skills, cognitive ability and attitudinal factors.

Hiring quality teachers empowers student success, and Niagara Catholic knows how to identify the best 2017-11-06T19:50:20+00:00

Top 8 things you need to know about assessment

Building quality assessments can be challenging due to the variety of factors involved in the process. And, because assessments are essential in so many student-focused decisions, it’s important to get them right.

Top 8 things you need to know about assessment 2018-07-07T08:13:32+00:00
X