Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System

The Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) focuses on providing continuous, timely and formative feedback to educators so they can improve their practice.

    • - The Texas Teacher Standards are aspirational standards that inform all phases of a teacher's career . 聽
    • T-TESS Resources and Materials 鈥 To view the most up-to-date resources and materials for T-TESS, including the rubric and FAQs, please visit .
    • Student Growth Overview (122KB) 鈥 An overview of student growth and the various ways to measure student growth.聽
    • Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) Process Overview (PDF 400KB) 鈥 An overview of the student learning objectives process that will be implemented during the 2016-2017 school year as a potential measure of student growth.
    • Student Learning Objectives (SLOs) Pilot Overview (PDF 83KB) 鈥 An overview of the 2016-2017 student learning objectives refinement year, including information on benefits, requirements, and training for participants. 聽