The Legislation

E2SSB 6696

The Teacher/Principal Evaluation Pilots were created by E2SSB 6696,, a broad education reform bill passed by the Washington State Legislature in the 2010 session to strengthen the state’s position for winning one of the federal Race to the Top grants.

ESSB 5895

Passed during the 2012 session, ESSB 5895 set the course for the future of TPEP.


Read the RCWs for Certificated employees; Criteria for Evaluation and Model Programs.


Read the WACs for school personnel — evaluation of the professional performance capabilities.

TVW Coverage

Watch some of the key legislative moments at TVW.