Evaluation Statutes, Rules & Memoranda


Florida Statutes

The authorizing statute for district evaluation systems, section 1012.34, Florida Statutes, requires school districts to establish procedures for evaluating the performance of instructional, administrative, and supervisory personnel in order to increase student academic performance by improving the quality of services in public schools.

Section 1012.34, F.S.

State Board of Education Rules

The implementing rules for district evaluation systems are Rules 6A-5.030 and 6A-5.0411, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.).  Rule 6A-5.030, District Instructional Personnel and School Administrator Evaluation Systems, outlines the requirements for evaluation systems, as well as establishes submission, review, approval, and monitoring processes, while Rule 6A-5.0411, Calculations of Student Learning Growth Using Statewide Assessment Data for Use in School Personnel Evaluations, provides formulas for measuring student learning growth.

2017 Rule Development Cycle

Draft Rules and Forms

Rule Development Workshop

A rule development workshop was held on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at 10:00 a.m.  For those unable to attend, copies of the workshop materials are provided below.

We welcome your comments regarding the revisions to Rules 6A-5.030 and 6A-5.0411, F.A.C. To provide your input, go to https://web02.fldoe.org/rules/, or email us at DistrictEvalSysEQ@fldoe.org or VAM@fldoe.org.

2015 Rule Development Cycle

Draft Rules and Forms

Rule Development Workshop