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Realizing school districts and BOCES are in different stages as they implement new educator evaluation elements, the Educator Effectiveness team is available to support you with your content specific questions. Whether you have a question on measures of student learning, professional practices, inter-rater agreement, the Colorado State Model Performance Management System, or other issues, the team can help. Please refer to each team member's expertise below to ensure your question is answered in the most timely matter.

Colorado Department of Education
Educator Effectiveness
1580 Logan
Suite 550
Denver, CO 80203

Katy Anthes, Ph.D
Executive Director

Toby King
Expertise: S.B. 10-191 requirements, HR collections, measures of student learning

Dawn Pare
Expertise: Rubrics, inter-rater agreement (Elevate Colorado)

Britt Wilkenfeld, Ph.D
Assistant Director, Research
Expertise: Data analysis, reporting, research

Tricia Majors
Senior Project Manager

Jean Williams, Ph.D
Evaluation Design Specialist
Expertise: Rubrics, evaluation process

Joslyn Robich
Online Systems Project Manager
Expertise: Inter-rater agreement (Elevate Colorado) and the Colorado State Model Performance Management System

Mary Bivens
Evaluation Systems Consultant
Expertise: CDE approved evaluator training providers and the Educator Effectiveness Liaison Network 

Dee Blecha
Regional Implementation and Support Consultant

Courtney Cabrera
Principal Strategic Consultant
Expertise: Rubrics, specialized service professionals

Sed Keller
Assessment Implementation Specialist
Expertise: Measures of student learning, evaluation process

Melissa Meleason, Ph.D
Senior Consultant Evaluation and Support
Expertise: Measures of student learning

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Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303-866-6600
Fax: 303-830-0793
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