There are a lot of teachers suffering from heartburn trying to figure out how they will meet all the requirements of T-TESS.  Relax.  The secret to meeting T-TESS requirements is to focus on better implementing better and best practice.

But where to start?  Start (and finish) with working to implement The Fundamental 5 with greater frequency and quality.  Do that and the T-TESS will solve itself.  Sounds too easy? For proof, just review the alignemnt chart below.

No hype, notice how the individual practices of The Fundamental 5 align to the individual components of T-TESS.

The Fundamental 5 and T-TESS

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