When it comes to teachers, attracting the right people and consistently preparing and supporting them leads to improved student achievement. Westat helps state and local education agencies design and implement educator evaluation systems, make data-driven human capital management decisions, and improve instructional practices through structured evaluation and feedback.
Westat supports educators through research and technical assistance on a range of issues that affect their daily practice. From access and use of technology, to human capital management, to standards and strategies, Westat supports educators in their many roles every day.
Westat’s Educator Equity Resource Tool is a dynamic, interactive instrument that helps states, districts, and schools manage the challenge of ensuring that all students are taught by effective teachers.