Grant Profile

National Institute for Excellence in Teaching - LA

1250 Fourth Street
Santa Monica
California
90401
(479) 249-8097
Cohort:
TIF 5
Project Director: Vicky Condalary
Grant Number: 
U374A160022

National Institute for Excellence in Teaching - LA

CA
Award amount: 
$41,593,667
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The National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET) partners with 12 local education agencies (LEAs) in Louisiana to reform each LEA's human capital management system (HCMS) and implement a performance-based compensation system (PBCS) that targets high-need schools within these LEAs. NIET-LA comprises 89 schools. The PBCS will serve 49 high-need schools. The project will build on NIET best practices, which provide educators with powerful opportunities for professional growth and advancement; rigorous instructional evaluation and feedback; and a multilayered, performance-based compensation system.

Schools & LEAs Served

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49
Schools
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12
Local Education Agencies (LEAs)

Eligible Staff

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113
Principals
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1498
Teachers
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119
Other Leaders
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Other Personnel
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24,000
Students

2016/2017

Participating Schools

DeSoto Parish
East Feliciana Parish
Madison Parish
Orleans Parish
Rapides Parish
St. John Parish
Algiers Technology Academy
Eisenhower Academy
Landry-Walker High
McDonogh #32 Charter
Fischer Academy
Martin Behrman Academy
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