everyone at the table Everyone at the Table: Engaging Teachers in Evaluaton Reform
"The teacher involvement is critical. The teachers who are on our development taskforce can go out and say with their hearts, 'Here is how we put it together. Here is the thought that went into it. Here is how it will benefit you.' "

–District Administrator From Seattle

Who's Involved?

The materials on this website were developed through careful research with both teachers and administrators, and is brought to you by Public Agenda and American Institutes for Research (AIR), both independent and nonpartisan organizations committed to bringing everyone to the table.

Public Agenda provides unbiased research that bridges the gap between American leaders and what the public really thinks about issues such as education, foreign policy, immigration, religion, and civility in American life. The organization has more than 30 years of experience in engaging the public in productive and meaningful dialogue, conducting qualitative and quantitative public opinion studies, and producing high-quality citizen education materials. More information is available at www.publicagenda.org.

AIR is an independent, nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that conducts behavioral and social science research and delivers technical assistance both domestically and internationally. It currently stands as a national leader in teaching and learning improvement, providing the research, assessment, evaluation, and technical assistance to ensure that all students—particularly those facing historical disadvantages—have access to a high-quality, effective education. More information is available at www.air.org.

This website was produced with generous support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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