Claiming Guidance

Shortly after the conclusion of state testing in the spring, teachers claim students taught during the school year. Their claiming rosters, once approved at the school and district levels, will be used to calculate teacher effect scores. Teacher effect scores are used for a number of diagnostic and evaluative purposes including teacher evaluations. The claiming process plays a crucial role in ensuring accurate data for calculating teacher effect scores. Click here for claiming guidelines: Guidelines for Teachers Who Claim Students for Teacher Effect Calculations