St. Louis, MO, February 12, 2017 --(PR.com
)-- Education Technology Partners, a leading provider of education technology solutions to K-12 schools, announced today they have teamed with the University of Missouri College of Education. Education Technology Partners is now the exclusive distribution partner for the College of Education’s Network for Educator Effectiveness (NEE), a comprehensive educator assessment system.
Used by more than half of the schools in Missouri, NEE is applicable to public and private schools. NEE is focused on improving educator effectiveness, thereby improving academic outcomes. As the exclusive distribution resource, Education Technology Partners is focused on extending the reach of this innovative tool to the “other” Missouri schools and beyond.
“To partner with an institution like the University of Missouri is humbling and very exciting,” said Randy Jennings, Education Technology Partners Founder and CEO. “The NEE system developed by the College of Education is truly innovative, accessible and effective for improving teacher performance. We are proud to team up with the University of Missouri and present this solution to administrators and educators throughout the Midwest.”
NEE records multiple measures of educator effectiveness, including: classroom observations of teachers, unit of instruction provided by each teacher, professional development plan provided by each teacher and student surveys.
“NEE is pleased to partner with Education Technology Partners to widen the scope of NEE’s influence in Missouri schools,” said Dr. Steve Griggs, Managing Director for NEE. “We feel that we have superior and unique educator evaluation products, are proud of our current footprint in Missouri, and look forward to working with them to expand our reach to event more districts. Given the many years they have worked with school districts across our state and the reputation they enjoy, Ed Tech Partners is the perfect partner to assist us in expanding the use of NEE in Missouri.”
About Education Technology Partners
Founded by a former educator in 2003, Education Technology Partners researches, identifies and brings effective education technology solutions to K-12 schools. Education Technology Partners combines “best in class” technology solutions and professional development services to help schools meet the needs of diverse learners in reaching their full potential, and assist school personnel and district administrators in meeting federal, state and local requirements. www.edtechpartners.com
About The Network for Educator Effectiveness
The Network for Educator Effectiveness (NEE) is a comprehensive educator assessment system designed by experts on professional development and assessment within the University of Missouri’s College of Education. The creators of NEE pride themselves on having developed educator evaluation tools that are simple and powerful. https://nee.missouri.edu
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