SuperEval Blog

Free Webinar: How to Evaluate Educational Administrators While Working in Online Environments

July 29th, 2020

First-hand observations of professional practices are a long-standing tenant in conducting performance evaluations. This is especially true in the field of education. This foundational concept is challenged when school administrators work in online environments. This situation occurred this past school year and there is reason to believe it may occur again. Join Dr. Michael Horning […]

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A New Remote Learning Resource for Teachers

July 23rd, 2020

Steve Barkley Beings New Teacher-Centered Podcast! For the past 40 years, our PLS Classes partner, Steve Barkley has served as an education consultant to school districts, teacher organizations, state departments of education, and colleges and universities nationally and internationally, facilitating the changes necessary for them to reach students and successfully prepare them for the future. […]

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The COVID Slump

July 21st, 2020

How can school leaders help facilitate a seamless transition back to learning this fall while making up for lost time? Studies show that over the summer months, when children are not in school, “those from under-resourced communities tend to lose roughly 30 percent of the gains they made in math during the school year and […]

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A Look at COVID-19 School Closures and Student Access to Food

June 16th, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic forced schools to close their doors, not only did the necessary safety effort separate teachers from students, but it created a void for millions of students who rely on school-assisted meals. Every day, The National School Lunch Program serves over 30 million children, the School Breakfast Program feeds over 14.7 million […]

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Chief Technology Officer Evaluation Rubric Now Available in SuperEval

June 8th, 2020

Together with CoSN (the Consortium for School Networking) we are pleased to announce the addition of their Chief Technology Officer Evaluation Rubric to SuperEval. This is the first rubric available in SuperEval that helps district administrators in evaluating technology leaders. It helps answer questions such as: What should CTO jobs entail exactly? How should they […]

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Goal-Setting Strategy: Why Every Goal Needs a Final Deliverable

May 28th, 2020

You have most likely heard the age-old question, “If a tree falls in the forest, and there is no one around to hear it, did it make a noise?” Here is a new one: “If you set a goal, and in the end, have nothing to show for it, did you truly make any progress?” […]

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How Schools are Supporting Students Without Access to Technology During COVID-19

May 12th, 2020

Digital transformation. This phrase has become as synonymous with our nation’s response to COVID-19 as social distancing. It is an all-encompassing phrase that refers to the shift to digital service and solution adoption to enable business continuity in the wake of nationwide shelter-in-place orders. Municipalities are rapidly migrating from paper-based to paperless citizen delivery models. […]

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Virtual Meeting Basics for School Leaders

May 7th, 2020

With school closures due to COVID-19, not only are students trying to adapt to working from home, but school leaders, so accustomed to traditional, productive, in-person meetings, are working hard to learn video conferencing technology to maintain administrative continuity until schools can reopen their doors. While most video conferencing platforms are built to be intuitive […]

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Distance Learning Resources for School Leaders to Share with Teachers and District Parents

April 14th, 2020

A New Podcast for Parents, Distance Learning Educational Videos for Teachers and More In response to COVID-19 related school closures, school districts have gone through a complete transformation. With everything turned upside down, we’re here to help. You may be aware that SuperEval is a division of PLS 3rd Learning. PLS 3rd Learning is also […]

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SuperEval April 2020 Updates: New Features Available

April 2nd, 2020

The SuperEval development team is excited to share some new features with you. Sarah put together a short video to demonstrate the new capabilities that are available within SuperEval. We’ve also outlined the changes under the video. We hope you find the updates useful and if there is ever anything you’d like to recommend, please […]

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