ASSEMBLY, No. 336
STATE OF NEW JERSEY
PRE-FILED FOR INTRODUCTION IN THE 2016 SESSION
Assemblyman TROY SINGLETON
District 7 (Burlington)
Assemblywoman MARLENE CARIDE
District 36 (Bergen and Passaic)
Assemblywoman ANGELA V. MCKNIGHT
District 31 (Hudson)
Waives annual teacher evaluation requirement for certain teachers who supervise student teachers.
CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT
As reported by the Assembly Education Committee on June 15, 2017, with amendments.
An Act concerning teacher evaluations and supplementing P.L.2012, c.26 (C.18A:6-117 et al.).
Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:
1. a. Notwithstanding the provisions of P.L.2012, c.26 (C.18A:6-117 et al.) or any other law or regulation to the contrary, a teacher who has received at least two consecutive annual summative evaluation ratings of highly effective, or three consecutive annual summative evaluation ratings of effective or a combination of effective and highly effective, and who accepts responsibility to supervise a student teacher in the following school year, shall not be required to undergo an evaluation during the year in which the teacher supervises the student teacher.
b. A teacher whose annual evaluation requirement is waived pursuant to subsection a. of this section shall not be precluded from supervising a student teacher in subsequent school years 1with the approval of the chief school administrator1
2. This act shall take effect in the first full school year following the date of enactment.