Advancing student achievement via research-based practices and data-based decision making

Our Mission

To enhance school effectiveness through technological innovation, targeted professional development, educator evaluation, and proactive human capital management

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Funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Teacher Incentive Fund, the SSI Project is a partnership between 15 New Jersey charter schools and researchers from Rutgers University and Arizona State University. The SSI Project officially ended in the Fall of 2017 and is currently completing its remaining activities. For continued access to project tools, please visit our Sustainability section.

Publications & Presentations

SSI Project personnel Linda Reddy, Christopher Dudek, Ryan Kettler, Alexander Kurz and Stephanie Peters recently published an article titled Measuring Educators' Attitudes and Beliefs about Evaluation: Initial Evidence for the Teacher Evaluation Experience Scale.