Professional Growth and Effectiveness System (PGES)

Published: 5/21/2015 2:59 PM


The vision for the Professional Growth and Effectiveness System (PGES) is to have every student taught by an effective teacher and every school led by an effective principal. The goal is to create a fair and equitable system to measure teacher and leader effectiveness and act as a catalyst for professional growth.



PGES4Me 2015:

In Focus Together


The PGES4Me simulcast is scheduled for July 28th 2015. Make plans now for your district to participate!

Visit the PGES4Me: In Focus Together web page here for information regarding registration, site locations, and the commercial contest. #IFtogether

PGES Categories and Decision Factors 

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  *Click on the interactive graphic above for detailed guidance 


PGES Latest News 

The resources listed below are FREE to schools and districts through the KDE Instuctional Transformation Grant


Next PGES Webcast: Wednesday, May 27 9:30 am E.T.
The next PGES webcast is scheduled for Wednesday, May 27 at 9:30 a.m. ET. The webcast will provide the most recent information regarding PGES and also include a live question and answer session. You can watch the PGES webcast live here on both pc and mac devices.
If you are unable to watch live, the webcast will be archived on the Archived PGES Newsletters and Webcasts page.​
May PGES Newsletter Now Available

Follow this link  to access the POC/Superintendent/Principal Edition and click here to access the Teacher Edition. 

Observation Time Saving Tips Video

Click here to view a short video with important time saving tips for those conducting observations. 

PGES Latest Resources 
Todd Davis
Office of Next-Generation Learners
Division of Next-Generation Professionals
500 Mero Street, 19th Floor CPT
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-1479
Fax (502) 564-4007