Reopening and Reimagining for a Brighter Future - Reopening Plan

Teacher & Principal Evaluation System

Mandatory Assurances

  1. Each BOCES reopening plan must ensure that all teachers and principals are evaluated pursuant to the BOCES’s currently approved APPR plan, including any variance applications approved by the Department.
  2. Certification, Incidental Teaching, and Substitute Teaching - Mandatory Assurances
  3. Each BOCES reopening plan must ensure that all teachers hold valid and appropriate certificates for their teaching assignments except where otherwise allowable under the Commissioner’s regulations (e.g., incidental teaching) or Education Law.